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 4 public high schools serving 2,295 students in Webster Parish School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Louisiana.
Public High Schools in Webster Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Louisiana public high school average of 66%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 73% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Webster Parish School District are Lakeside Junior-senior High School, North Webster High School and Doyline High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Webster Parish School District have a Graduation Rate of 83%, which is more than the Louisiana average of 82%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Lakeside Junior-senior High School, with 85-89% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Louisiana or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public high school average of 52% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (LA)
# Schools
14 Schools
398 Schools
# Students
5,700 Students
252,012 Students
# Teachers
287 Teachers
13,757 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
0.61
# American Indian Students
11 Students
1,874 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
29 Students
4,215 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
151 Students
17,318 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
7%
# Black Students
2,280 Students
101,381 Students
% Black Students
40%
40%
# White Students
3,066 Students
119,896 Students
% White Students
54%
48%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
200 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
160 Students
6,227 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
149
1,330
# Students in K Grade:
442
3,621
# Students in 1st Grade:
376
3,706
# Students in 2nd Grade:
395
3,714
# Students in 3rd Grade:
423
3,725
# Students in 4th Grade:
435
3,870
# Students in 5th Grade:
390
4,190
# Students in 6th Grade:
426
6,593
# Students in 7th Grade:
475
10,090
# Students in 8th Grade:
473
10,438
# Students in 9th Grade:
439
55,732
# Students in 10th Grade:
429
52,464
# Students in 11th Grade:
438
48,201
# Students in 12th Grade:
410
44,338
# 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 High 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.
North Webster High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
101 South Arkansas
Springhill, LA 71075
(318) 539-2563
Grades: 9-12
| 519 students
Rank: #33.
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: #44.
Minden High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1103 S College St
Minden, LA 71058
(318) 377-2766
Grades: 9-12
| 759 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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