Catahoula Parish School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 1,269 students in Catahoula Parish School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Louisiana.
Public Schools in Catahoula Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 74% (versus the 71% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Catahoula Parish School District are Central High School, Harrisonburg High School and Sicily Island High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Catahoula Parish School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Catahoula 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
6 Schools
1,388 Schools
# Students
1,269 Students
714,071 Students
# Teachers
83 Teachers
40,374 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Catahoula Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 184 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 85-89% has increased from 55-59% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (LA)
Overall District Rank
#55 out of 193 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Catahoula Parish  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Catahoula 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)
74%
70%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Catahoula 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
85-89%
81%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Catahoula 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
0.51
0.61
# American Indian Students
2 Students
4,790 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
3 Students
11,337 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
20 Students
49,491 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
7%
# Black Students
471 Students
309,729 Students
% Black Students
37%
43%
# White Students
757 Students
319,497 Students
% White Students
60%
45%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
549 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
15 Students
17,715 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
36
27,460
# Students in K Grade:
113
53,001
# Students in 1st Grade:
96
54,501
# Students in 2nd Grade:
99
53,375
# Students in 3rd Grade:
98
55,252
# Students in 4th Grade:
98
55,720
# Students in 5th Grade:
103
55,361
# Students in 6th Grade:
95
53,623
# Students in 7th Grade:
115
52,917
# Students in 8th Grade:
82
52,191
# Students in 9th Grade:
86
56,448
# Students in 10th Grade:
93
51,557
# Students in 11th Grade:
79
47,534
# Students in 12th Grade:
76
45,131
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,414 is higher than the state median of $12,354. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,606 is higher than the state median of $12,079. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (LA)
Total Revenue
$16 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Catahoula Parish  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$16 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Catahoula Parish  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,414
$12,354
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Catahoula Parish  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,606
$12,079
This chart display average spending per public school student in Catahoula Parish  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Catahoula Parish School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central High School
Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
244 Larto Bayou Road
Jonesville, LA 71343
(318) 339-7574
Grades: K-12
| 75 students
Rank: #22.
Harrisonburg High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
505 Bushley Street
Harrisonburg, LA 71340
(318) 744-5679
Grades: PK-12
| 338 students
Rank: #33.
Sicily Island High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
303 Falcon Avenue
Sicily Island, LA 71368
(318) 389-5337
Grades: PK-12
| 246 students
Rank: #44.
Jonesville Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1219 Cora Drive
Jonesville, LA 71343
(318) 339-8588
Grades: PK-4
| 275 students
Rank: #55.
Jonesville Junior High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
802 E H Johnson Street
Jonesville, LA 71343
(318) 339-9604
Grades: 4-7
| 134 students
Rank: #66.
Block High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
300 Division Street
Jonesville, LA 71343
(318) 339-7996
Grades: 8-12
| 201 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Catahoula Parish
  • 200 Bushley Street, Harrisonburg, LA, 71340-1606
  • (318) 744-5727
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,269 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in LA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51

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