Cameron Parish School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,356 students in Cameron Parish School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Louisiana.
Public Schools in Cameron Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 81% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 82% (versus the 71% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Cameron Parish School District are Grand Lake High School, Johnson Bayou High School and Hackberry High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Cameron Parish School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Cameron Parish School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Louisiana for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Cameron Parish School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (LA)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,390 Schools
# Students
1,356 Students
714,123 Students
# Teachers
125 Teachers
40,212 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Cameron Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 186 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (LA)
Overall District Rank
#20 out of 193 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cameron Parish  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cameron Parish  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of LA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
70%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cameron Parish  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of LA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
81%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cameron Parish  School District and public school graduation rate of LA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.19
0.61
# American Indian Students
3 Students
4,792 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
5 Students
11,337 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
92 Students
49,494 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
7%
# Black Students
14 Students
310,736 Students
% Black Students
1%
43%
# White Students
1,221 Students
319,498 Students
% White Students
90%
45%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
549 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
21 Students
17,717 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
56
27,473
# Students in K Grade:
95
53,048
# Students in 1st Grade:
93
54,550
# Students in 2nd Grade:
121
53,448
# Students in 3rd Grade:
100
55,363
# Students in 4th Grade:
104
55,805
# Students in 5th Grade:
107
55,428
# Students in 6th Grade:
102
53,668
# Students in 7th Grade:
89
52,938
# Students in 8th Grade:
101
52,225
# Students in 9th Grade:
93
56,394
# Students in 10th Grade:
85
51,459
# Students in 11th Grade:
116
47,347
# Students in 12th Grade:
94
44,977
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,672 is higher than the state median of $13,384. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,214 is higher than the state median of $14,061. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (LA)
Total Revenue
$21 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cameron Parish  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$25 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Cameron Parish  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,672
$13,384
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cameron Parish  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,214
$14,061
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cameron Parish  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Cameron Parish School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Grand Lake High School
Math: 88% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1039 Hwy 384 Grand Lake
Lake Charles, LA 70607
(337) 905-2231
Grades: PK-12
| 776 students
Rank: #22.
Johnson Bayou High School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6304 Gulf Beach Highway
Cameron, LA 70631
(337) 569-2138
Grades: PK-12
| 98 students
Rank: #33.
Hackberry High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1390 School Street
Hackberry, LA 70645
(337) 762-3305
Grades: PK-12
| 238 students
Rank: #44.
South Cameron High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
753 Oak Grove Highway
Grand Chenier, LA 70643
(337) 542-4628
Grades: PK-12
| 244 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,356 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in LA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19

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