Webster Parish School District

1442 Sheppard Street
Minden, LA 71055-3509
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 5,441 students in Webster Parish School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Louisiana.
Public Schools in Webster Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 42% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 57% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (LA)
# Schools
14 Schools
1,365 Schools
# Students
5,441 Students
680,828 Students
# Teachers
286 Teachers
39,031 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Webster Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 193 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 77% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (LA)
#86 out of 193 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Webster Parish  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
21%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Webster 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 2021-22 school year data.
31%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Webster 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 2021-22 school year data.
88%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Webster Parish  School District and public school graduation rate of LA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.56
0.64
# American Indian Students
10 Students
4,075 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
29 Students
10,755 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
155 Students
63,553 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
9%
# Black Students
2,259 Students
285,888 Students
% Black Students
41%
42%
# White Students
2,811 Students
292,727 Students
% White Students
52%
43%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
553 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
174 Students
22,314 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
192
24,520
# Students in K Grade:
370
51,432
# Students in 1st Grade:
421
52,053
# Students in 2nd Grade:
355
50,754
# Students in 3rd Grade:
367
49,620
# Students in 4th Grade:
389
49,256
# Students in 5th Grade:
402
49,251
# Students in 6th Grade:
387
50,235
# Students in 7th Grade:
402
52,315
# Students in 8th Grade:
463
52,039
# Students in 9th Grade:
475
58,463
# Students in 10th Grade:
419
50,270
# Students in 11th Grade:
389
46,780
# Students in 12th Grade:
410
43,840
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,025 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,797. The school district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,907 is less than the state median of $15,107. The school district spending/student has grown by 26% over four school years.
This School District
This State (LA)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$82 MM
$10,755 MM
This chart display total revenue of Webster Parish  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$81 MM
$10,286 MM
This chart display total spending of Webster Parish  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$15,025
$15,797
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Webster Parish  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$14,907
$15,107
This chart display average spending per public school student in Webster Parish  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Webster Parish School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
North Webster Upper Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6245 Hwy. 150
Cotton Valley, LA 71018
(318) 832-4716
Grades: 3-5
| 141 students
Rank: #22.
Lakeside Junior-senior High School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9090 Hwy 371
Sibley, LA 71073
(318) 377-2133
Grades: 6-12
| 537 students
Rank: #33.
North Webster High School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
101 South Arkansas
Springhill, LA 71075
(318) 539-2563
Grades: 9-12
| 507 students
Rank: #44.
North Webster Junior High School
(Math: 17% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6041 Hwy 2
Sarepta, LA 71071
(318) 847-4301
Grades: 6-8
| 364 students
Rank: #55.
Central Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5701 Hwy 531
Dubberly, LA 71024
(318) 377-2591
Grades: PK-5
| 400 students
Rank: #66.
Minden High School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1103 S College St
Minden, LA 71058
(318) 377-2766
Grades: 9-12
| 760 students
Rank: #77.
J. L. Jones Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
620 District Dr
Minden, LA 71055
(318) 377-1815
Grades: 2-3
| 333 students
Rank: #88.
Webster Junior High School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
700 East Union
Minden, LA 71055
(318) 377-3847
Grades: 6-8
| 554 students
Rank: #99.
Doyline High School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 32%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
804 College St.
Doyline, LA 71023
(318) 745-3673
Grades: PK-12
| 429 students
Rank: #1010.
E. S. Richardson Elementary School
(Math: 17% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
515 W Todd
Minden, LA 71055
(318) 377-2213
Grades: 4-5
| 342 students
Rank: #1111.
Brown Upper Elementary School
(Math: 17% | Reading: 16%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
804 4th St. Sw
Springhill, LA 71075
(318) 539-2818
Grades: 3-5
| 214 students
Rank: #1212.
J. A. Phillips Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
811 Durwood Dr
Minden, LA 71055
(318) 377-0314
Grades: PK-1
| 430 students
Rank: n/an/a
505 Herrington Dr
Springhill, LA 71075
(318) 539-5663
Grades: PK-2
| 260 students
Rank: n/an/a
229 Hwy Alt 2
Shongaloo, LA 71072
(318) 846-2541
Grades: PK-2
| 170 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Webster Parish School District?
Webster Parish School District manages 14 public schools serving 5,441 students.
What is the rank of Webster Parish School District?
Webster Parish School District is ranked #85 out of 193 school districts in Louisiana (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Louisiana school districts for: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Webster Parish School District?
52% of Webster Parish School District students are White, 41% of students are Black, 3% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Webster Parish School District?
Webster Parish School District has a student/teacher ratio of 19:1, which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.
What is Webster Parish School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $14,907 is less than the state median of $15,107. The school district spending/student has grown by 26% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 14 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,441 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • : 88% (Top 50% in LA)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 21% (Top 50%)
  • : 31% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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