Grant Parish School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 8 public schools in Grant Parish School District, serving 3,010 students. Grant Parish School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
Public schools in Grant Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 64%), and reading proficiency score of 72% (versus the 70% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Louisiana.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the Louisiana public school average of 18:1.
|School District Name||Grant Parish School District|
|School District Phone Number||(318) 627-3274|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (LA)|
|# of Schools||8 Schools||1,390 Schools|
|# of Students||3,010 Students||715,114 Students|
|# of Teachers||177 Teachers||40,276 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||18:1|
Grant Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 190 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 83% has increased from 79% 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||12 Students||4,792 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||8 Students||11,353 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||55 Students||49,532 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||346 Students||311,575 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||2,518 Students||319,574 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||4 Students||549 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||67 Students||17,739 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||81||27,491|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||213||53,085|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||209||54,599|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||221||53,486|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||246||55,409|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||211||55,850|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||250||55,472|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||232||53,705|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||232||52,938|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||241||52,225|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||258||56,540|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||201||51,656|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||229||47,514|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||186||45,144|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $10,912 in this school district is less 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 $10,438 is less 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||$33 MM||$27 MM|
|Spending||$31 MM||$29 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$10,912||$13,384|
|Revenue / Student||$10,438||$14,061|
Grant Parish School District Public Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Verda Elementary School 2580 Highway 122
Montgomery, LA 71454
Grades: PK-6 | 244 students
- Pollock Elementary School 4001 Highway 8
Pollock, LA 71467
Grades: PK-6 | 566 students
- Grant High School 17779 Highway 167
Dry Prong, LA 71423
Grades: 9-12 | 661 students
- Grant Junior High School 17773 Highway 167
Dry Prong, LA 71423
Grades: 7-8 | 370 students
- Georgetown High School 4528 Highway 500
Georgetown, LA 71432
Grades: PK-12 | 237 students
- Colfax Elementary School 301 Third Street
Colfax, LA 71417
Grades: K-6 | 199 students
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