1296 Hicks School Road
Leesville, LA 71446
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Hicks High School serves 362 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Hicks High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 17:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Hicks High School's student population of 362 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Hicks 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 Hicks High School is 0.08, 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
#163 out of 1267 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
1%
43%
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White
96%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 362 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in LA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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