1008 North Main
Homer, LA 71040
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Homer High School serves 203 students in grades 9-12.
Homer High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Homer High School's student population of 203 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
203 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Homer High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Homer High School is 0.30, 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
#1170 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
83%
43%
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White
13%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 203 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Top 50% in LA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.30 (Btm 50%)

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