901 Main Street
Gueydan, LA 70542
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Gueydan High School serves 262 students in grades 6-12.
Gueydan High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Gueydan High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Gueydan High School's student population of 262 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 41% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Gueydan High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Gueydan High School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#240 out of 1267 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
9%
43%
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White
89%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.20
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 262 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30% in LA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20 (Btm 50%)

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