Tangipahoa Parish School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 35 top public schools in Tangipahoa Parish School District, serving 19,455 students.
  • Public school in Tangipahoa Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus Louisiana public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus 70% Louisiana statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Louisiana.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Southeastern La University Lab School, with 80-84% math proficiency and ≥95% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Louisiana or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black) , which is more than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Louisiana public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameTangipahoa Parish School District
School District Phone Number(985)748-2502
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
# of Schools35 Schools1,400 Schools
# of Students19,455 Students718,899 Students
# of Teachers1,501 Teachers48,543 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1

District Comparison

  • Tangipahoa Parish School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 175 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 71% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tangipahoa 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tangipahoa 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
71%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tangipahoa Parish  School District and public school graduation rate of LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.600.60
# of American Indian Students11 Students4,870 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students84 Students11,267 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students966 Students45,492 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
6%
# of Black Students9,042 Students316,428 Students
% Black Students
47%
44%
# of White Students8,299 Students323,939 Students
% White Students
43%
45%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students704 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,049 Students16,295 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:76628,198
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,44153,327
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,40255,273
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,45356,239
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,50556,722
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,56156,465
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,53053,699
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,48753,285
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,46753,090
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,33251,765
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,66558,398
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,44752,012
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,24247,821
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,15742,605
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,091 in this school district is less than the state average of $24,787. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,903 is less than the state average of $22,795. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
Total Revenue$180 MM$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tangipahoa Parish  School District and average revenue for each school distric in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$177 MM$25 MM
This chart display total spending of Tangipahoa Parish  School District and average spending for each school distric in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,091$24,787
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tangipahoa Parish  School District and average revenue per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,903$22,795
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tangipahoa Parish  School District and average spending per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Tangipahoa Parish School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | LA School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Amite Amite Elementary Magnet School Math: 50-54% / Reading: 55-59% | Bottom 50%
    301 Vernon Avenue
    Amite, LA 70422
    (985)748-6953

    Grades: PK-4 | 528 students
  • Amite Amite High Magnet Math: 30-34% / Reading: 50-54% | Bottom 50%
    403 South Laurel Street
    Amite, LA 70422
    (985)748-9301

    Grades: 8-12 | 421 students
  • Amite Amite Westside Middle Magnet Math: 35% / Reading: 49% | Bottom 50%
    401 West Oak Street
    Amite, LA 70422
    (985)748-9073

    Grades: 4-8 | 395 students
  • Ponchatoula Champ Cooper Elementary School Math: 66% / Reading: 84% | Top 30%
    42530 Highway 445
    Ponchatoula, LA 70454
    (985)542-6182

    Grades: PK-8 | 633 students
  • Kentwood Chesbrough Elementary School Math: 65-69% / Reading: 70-74% | Top 50%
    68495 Highway 1054
    Kentwood, LA 70444
    (985)229-6377

    Grades: PK-5 | 378 students
  • Ponchatoula D.c. Reeves Elementary School Math: 60% / Reading: 67% | Bottom 50%
    18026 Sisters Road
    Ponchatoula, LA 70454
    (985)386-6433

    Grades: 3-4 | 692 students
  • Covington Florida Parishes Juvenile Detention Cntr. Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% / Reading: ≤20% | Bottom 50%
    28528 Highway 190
    Covington, LA 70433
    (985)893-6292

    Grades: 3-12 | 41 students
  • Hammond Greenville Park Leadership Academy Math: 17% / Reading: 36% | Bottom 50%
    111 Jw Davis Drive
    Hammond, LA 70401
    (985)345-2654

    Grades: PK-8 | 617 students
  • Hammond Hammond Eastside Magnet Math: 56% / Reading: 69% | Bottom 50%
    45050 River Road
    Hammond, LA 70401
    (985)345-8494

    Grades: PK-8 | 1181 students
  • Hammond Hammond High Magnet School Math: 40% / Reading: 57% | Bottom 50%
    45168 River Road
    Hammond, LA 70401
    (985)345-7235

    Grades: 8-12 | 1453 students
  • Hammond Hammond Westside Montessori Math: 46% / Reading: 53% | Bottom 50%
    2600 Westpark Avenue
    Hammond, LA 70403
    (985)345-7233

    Grades: PK-8 | 1120 students
  • Independence Independence High Magnet Math: 30-34% / Reading: 45-49% | Bottom 50%
    270 Tiger Avenue
    Independence, LA 70443
    (985)878-9436

    Grades: 8-12 | 366 students
  • Independence Independence Leadership Academy Math: 42% / Reading: 63% | Bottom 50%
    221 Tiger Avenue
    Independence, LA 70443
    (985)878-4946

    Grades: PK-8 | 473 students
  • Independence Independence Magnet Math: 38% / Reading: 57% | Bottom 50%
    300 West Second Street
    Independence, LA 70443
    (985)878-4376

    Grades: PK-8 | 327 students
  • Kentwood Jewel M. Sumner High School Math: 40-44% / Reading: 45-49% | Bottom 50%
    15841 Highway 440
    Kentwood, LA 70444
    (985)229-8805

    Grades: 8-12 | 455 students
  • Kentwood Jewel M. Sumner Middle School Math: 50% / Reading: 77% | Bottom 50%
    15649 Highway 440
    Kentwood, LA 70444
    (985)310-2152

    Grades: 6-8 | 322 students
  • Kentwood Kentwood High Magnet School Math: 45-49% / Reading: 55-59% | Bottom 50%
    603 9th Street
    Kentwood, LA 70444
    (985)229-2881

    Grades: 7-12 | 288 students
  • Loranger Loranger Elementary School Math: 49% / Reading: 61% | Bottom 50%
    54101 Martin Street
    Loranger, LA 70446
    (985)878-4538

    Grades: PK-4 | 753 students
  • Loranger Loranger High School Math: 45-49% / Reading: 55-59% | Bottom 50%
    19404 Hiatti Street
    Loranger, LA 70446
    (985)878-6271

    Grades: 8-12 | 665 students
  • Loranger Loranger Middle School Math: 53% / Reading: 63% | Bottom 50%
    54123 Allman Street
    Loranger, LA 70446
    (985)878-9455

    Grades: 4-8 | 643 students
  • Tickfaw Lucille Nesom Memorial Math: 45% / Reading: 59% | Bottom 50%
    Hwy. 442 West
    Tickfaw, LA 70466
    (985)345-2166

    Grades: PK-8 | 463 students
  • Ponchatoula Martha Vinyard Elementary School Math: 63% / Reading: 67% | Bottom 50%
    40105 Dunson Road
    Ponchatoula, LA 70454
    (985)386-6364

    Grades: 4-7 | 695 students
  • Natalbany Midway Elementary School Math: 55-59% / Reading: 50-54% | Bottom 50%
    48405 Hwy. 51
    Natalbany, LA 70451
    (985)345-2376

    Grades: PK-3 | 454 students
  • Tickfaw Natalbany Middle School Math: 46% / Reading: 61% | Bottom 50%
    47370 Morrison Blvd
    Tickfaw, LA 70466
    (985)345-0854

    Grades: 4-8 | 421 students
  • Kentwood O.w. Dillon Leadership Academy Math: 49% / Reading: 44% | Bottom 50%
    1541 C.b. Temple Rd
    Kentwood, LA 70444
    (985)229-8225

    Grades: PK-6 | 371 students
  • Ponchatoula Perrin Early Learning Center
    350 West Ash Street
    Ponchatoula, LA 70454
    (985)386-9734

    Grades: PK-K | 397 students
  • Ponchatoula Ponchatoula High School Math: 62% / Reading: 83% | Top 50%
    19452 Highway 22 East
    Ponchatoula, LA 70454
    (985)386-3514

    Grades: 8-12 | 1802 students
  • Ponchatoula Ponchatoula Junior High School Math: 52% / Reading: 72% | Bottom 50%
    315 East Oak Street
    Ponchatoula, LA 70454
    (985)370-5322

    Grades: 7-8 | 725 students
  • Roseland Roseland Montessori Math: 60% / Reading: 74% | Top 50%
    12516 Times Avenue
    Roseland, LA 70456
    (985)748-9307

    Grades: PK-8 | 466 students
  • Hammond Southeastern La University Lab School Math: 80-84% / Reading: ≥95% | Top 10%
    1200 North General Pershing
    Hammond, LA 70402
    (985)549-2185

    Grades: K-8 | 225 students
  • Kentwood Spring Creek Elementary School Math: 70-74% / Reading: 80-84% | Top 30%
    72961 Highway 1061
    Kentwood, LA 70444
    (985)229-8363

    Grades: PK-5 | 348 students
  • Hammond Tangipahoa Alternative Solutions Program Math: 6-9% / Reading: 10-14% | Bottom 50%
    411 Crystal Street
    Hammond, LA 70401
    (985)542-5634

    Grades: K-12 | 65 students
  • Hammond Tangipahoa Parish Pm High School Alternative School
    411 Crystal St
    Hammond, LA 70401
    (985)542-5634

    Grades: 8-12 | 81 students
  • Ponchatoula Tucker Memorial Elementary School
    310 South Third Street
    Ponchatoula, LA 70454
    (985)386-6449

    Grades: 1-2 | 596 students
  • Hammond Woodland Park Magnet Math: 23% / Reading: 38% | Bottom 50%
    1000 Range Road
    Hammond, LA 70403
    (985)542-6373

    Grades: PK-8 | 595 students
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