Cameron Parish School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Cameron Parish School District serving 1,314 students in Lake Charles, Louisiana.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Louisiana state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.

Cameron Parish School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Lake Charles Grand Lake High School
    1039 Hwy 384 Grand Lake
    Lake Charles, LA 70607
    (337)905-2231

    Grades: PK-12 | 714 students
  • Hackberry Hackberry High School
    1390 School Street
    Hackberry, LA 70645
    (337)762-3305

    Grades: PK-12 | 215 students
  • Cameron Johnson Bayou High School
    6304 Gulf Beach Highway
    Cameron, LA 70631
    (337)569-2138

    Grades: PK-12 | 101 students
  • Grand Chenier South Cameron High School
    753 Oak Grove Highway
    Grand Chenier, LA 70643
    (337)542-4628

    Grades: PK-12 | 284 students

Overview

School District NameCameron Parish School District
# of Schools4
# of Students1,314
# of Teachers158
Student : Teacher Ratio8
# of Male Students681
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students633
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.19
# of American Indian Students5
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students3
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students86
% Hispanic Students
7%
# of Black Students16
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students1,182
% White Students
90%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students22
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:60
# of Students in Kindergarten:101
# of Students in 1st Grade:96
# of Students in 2nd Grade:91
# of Students in 3rd Grade:100
# of Students in 4th Grade:90
# of Students in 5th Grade:78
# of Students in 6th Grade:92
# of Students in 7th Grade:95
# of Students in 8th Grade:96
# of Students in 9th Grade:119
# of Students in 10th Grade:98
# of Students in 11th Grade:96
# of Students in 12th Grade:102
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Cameron Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 108 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
79%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $36,902 is higher than the state average of $24,719. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $42,504 is higher than the state average of $22,732. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
Total Revenue$47 MM$27 MM
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Spending$54 MM$25 MM
This chart display total spending of Cameron Parish School District and average spending for each school distric in LA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$36,902$24,719
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cameron Parish School District and average revenue per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$42,504$22,732
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cameron Parish School District and average spending per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Cameron Parish School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.19, which is lower than the Louisiana average of 0.61. The most diverse school in the district is Johnson Bayou High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.