Webster Parish School District

1442 Sheppard Street
Minden , LA 71055 - 3509
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Grades: PK - 12

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 2022 school year, there are 12 public elementary schools serving 4,422 students in Webster Parish School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public elementary schools in Louisiana.
Public Elementary Schools in Webster Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the Louisiana public elementary school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 71% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Webster Parish School District are Lakeside Junior-senior High School, Central Elementary School and North Webster Upper Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public elementary school average of 57% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (LA)
# Schools
14 Schools
1,054 Schools
# Students
5,700 Students
492,630 Students
# Teachers
287 Teachers
27,830 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Webster Parish School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 82% has increased from 79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (LA)
Overall District Rank
#85 out of 193 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Webster Parish  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
64%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
70%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
82%
81%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Webster 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
0.55
0.63
# American Indian Students
11 Students
3,035 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
29 Students
7,685 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
151 Students
44,942 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
9%
# Black Students
2,280 Students
204,983 Students
% Black Students
40%
42%
# White Students
3,066 Students
214,225 Students
% White Students
54%
43%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
406 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
160 Students
16,391 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
149
20,605
# Students in K Grade:
442
48,338
# Students in 1st Grade:
376
53,197
# Students in 2nd Grade:
395
51,483
# Students in 3rd Grade:
423
50,418
# Students in 4th Grade:
435
50,623
# Students in 5th Grade:
390
50,855
# Students in 6th Grade:
426
53,164
# Students in 7th Grade:
475
43,847
# Students in 8th Grade:
473
43,129
# Students in 9th Grade:
439
7,536
# Students in 10th Grade:
429
7,000
# Students in 11th Grade:
438
6,488
# Students in 12th Grade:
410
5,947
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,203 is higher than the state median of $12,319. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,485 is higher than the state median of $12,248. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (LA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$75 MM
$11 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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$71 MM
$11 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 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,203
$12,319
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Webster 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
$12,485
$12,248
This chart display average spending per public school student in Webster 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 Webster Parish School District Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lakeside Junior-senior High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9090 Hwy 371
Sibley, LA 71073
(318) 377-2133
Grades: 6-12
| 567 students
Rank: #22.
Central Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5701 Hwy 531
Dubberly, LA 71024
(318) 377-2591
Grades: PK-5
| 405 students
Rank: #33.
North Webster Upper Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6245 Hwy. 150
Cotton Valley, LA 71018
(318) 832-4716
Grades: 3-5
| 141 students
Rank: #44.
Doyline High School
Math: 58% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
804 College St.
Doyline, LA 71023
(318) 745-3673
Grades: PK-12
| 450 students
Rank: #55.
North Webster Junior High School
Math: 55% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6041 Hwy 2
Sarepta, LA 71071
(318) 847-4301
Grades: 6-8
| 411 students
Rank: #66.
J. L. Jones Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
620 District Dr
Minden, LA 71055
(318) 377-1815
Grades: 2-3
| 372 students
Rank: #77.
Brown Upper Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
804 4th St. Sw
Springhill, LA 71075
(318) 539-2818
Grades: 3-5
| 253 students
Rank: #88.
Webster Junior High School
Math: 53% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
700 East Union
Minden, LA 71055
(318) 377-3847
Grades: 6-8
| 604 students
Rank: #99.
E. S. Richardson Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
515 W Todd
Minden, LA 71055
(318) 377-2213
Grades: 4-5
| 370 students
Rank: n/an/a
505 Herrington Dr
Springhill, LA 71075
(318) 539-5663
Grades: PK-2
| 248 students
Rank: n/an/a
811 Durwood Dr
Minden, LA 71055
(318) 377-0314
Grades: PK-1
| 433 students
Rank: n/an/a
229 Hwy Alt 2
Shongaloo, LA 71072
(318) 846-2541
Grades: PK-2
| 168 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • District size: 14
  • Enrollment: 5,700 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 82% (Btm 50% in LA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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