Joseph S. Clark Senior High School (Closed 2018)

1301 North Derbigny St
New Orleans, LA 70116
  • Joseph S. Clark Senior High School served 353 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 10-14% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 66%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 15-19% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 67%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Joseph S. Clark Senior High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Joseph S. Clark Senior High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)10-14%
66%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)15-19%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Joseph S. Clark Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Joseph S. Clark Senior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
98%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Joseph S. Clark Senior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Joseph S. Clark Senior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Joseph S. Clark Senior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.040.61
This chart display the diversity score of Joseph S. Clark Senior High School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate (10-11)40-44%
76%
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Joseph S. Clark Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Joseph S. Clark Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrleans Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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