Desoto Parish School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public high schools in Desoto Parish School District, serving 2,226 students. Public high schools in Desoto Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Louisiana public high school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 72% (versus the 71% statewide average). This district's average high testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public high schools in Louisiana.
public high school in Desoto Parish School District have a Graduation Rate of 92%, which is more than the Louisiana average of 83%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Mansfield High School, with ≥95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Louisiana or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public high school average of 51% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the Louisiana public high school average of 18:1.
|School District Name||Desoto Parish School District|
|School District Phone Number||(318) 872-2836|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (LA)|
|# of Schools||4 Schools||402 Schools|
|# of Students||2,226 Students||246,300 Students|
|# of Teachers||139 Teachers||13,958 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||18:1|
Desoto Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 115 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 80% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (LA)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#56 out of 193 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||9 Students||2,034 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||7 Students||3,948 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||74 Students||13,460 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||849 Students||101,486 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,247 Students||120,950 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||148 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||40 Students||4,274 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||55||1,511|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||75||3,033|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||79||3,087|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||70||3,141|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||94||3,269|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||76||3,401|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||82||3,834|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||104||5,837|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||70||8,981|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||68||9,352|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||377||56,540|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||344||51,656|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||384||47,514|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||348||45,144|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $15,989 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 $16,567 is higher than the state median of $14,061. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (LA)|
|Total Revenue||$83 MM||$27 MM|
|Spending||$86 MM||$29 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$15,989||$13,384|
|Revenue / Student||$16,567||$14,061|
Desoto Parish School District Public High Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- North Desoto High School 2571 Hwy. 171
Stonewall, LA 71078
Grades: 8-12 | 702 students
- Mansfield High School 401 Kings Highway
Mansfield, LA 71052
Grades: 8-12 | 429 students
- Stanley High School 14323 Hwy. 84
Logansport, LA 71049
Grades: PK-12 | 415 students
- Logansport High School 17228 Hwy. 5
Logansport, LA 71049
Grades: PK-12 | 680 students
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