Grant Parish School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 2,914 students in Grant 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 Grant Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 68% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 71% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Grant Parish School District are Pollock Elementary School, Grant High School and South Grant Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Grant Parish School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Grant Parish School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (LA)
# Schools
8 Schools
1,352 Schools
# Students
2,914 Students
691,591 Students
# Teachers
173 Teachers
38,617 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Grant Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 173 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 92% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (LA)
Overall District Rank
#46 out of 193 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Grant Parish  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grant 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 Grant 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
92%
81%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Grant 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
0.28
0.63
# American Indian Students
17 Students
4,309 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
3 Students
11,126 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
40 Students
59,742 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
9%
# Black Students
313 Students
292,872 Students
% Black Students
11%
42%
# White Students
2,452 Students
300,886 Students
% White Students
84%
43%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
590 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
88 Students
21,165 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
99
22,245
# Students in K Grade:
214
50,382
# Students in 1st Grade:
231
53,197
# Students in 2nd Grade:
199
51,483
# Students in 3rd Grade:
220
50,418
# Students in 4th Grade:
198
50,623
# Students in 5th Grade:
209
50,855
# Students in 6th Grade:
231
53,164
# Students in 7th Grade:
239
54,380
# Students in 8th Grade:
247
54,109
# Students in 9th Grade:
246
55,732
# Students in 10th Grade:
215
52,464
# Students in 11th Grade:
197
48,201
# Students in 12th Grade:
169
44,338
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,319 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,319. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,745 is less than the state median of $12,248. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (LA)
Total Revenue
$33 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Grant Parish  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$31 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Grant Parish  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,319
$12,319
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Grant Parish  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,745
$12,248
This chart display average spending per public school student in Grant Parish  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Grant Parish School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pollock Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4001 Highway 8
Pollock, LA 71467
(318) 765-3511
Grades: PK-6
| 519 students
Rank: #22.
Grant High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
17779 Highway 167
Dry Prong, LA 71423
(318) 899-3331
Grades: 9-12
| 641 students
Rank: #33.
South Grant Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
1000 Highway 1241
Dry Prong, LA 71423
(318) 641-1882
Grades: PK-6
| 542 students
Rank: #44.
Verda Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2580 Highway 122
Montgomery, LA 71454
(318) 646-3146
Grades: PK-6
| 216 students
Rank: #55.
Grant Junior High School
Math: 69% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
17773 Highway 167
Dry Prong, LA 71423
(318) 899-5697
Grades: 7-8
| 347 students
Rank: #66.
Georgetown High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4528 Highway 500
Georgetown, LA 71432
(318) 827-5306
Grades: PK-12
| 253 students
Rank: #77.
Montgomery High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
900 Harrison Drive
Montgomery, LA 71454
(318) 646-2879
Grades: 7-12
| 213 students
Rank: #88.
Colfax Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
301 Third Street
Colfax, LA 71417
(318) 627-3254
Grades: K-6
| 183 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grant Parish
  • 512 Main Street, Colfax, LA, 71417-1523
  • (318) 627-3274
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,914 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 30% in LA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.28

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