Lutcher High School

1910 West Main Street
Lutcher, LA 70071
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lutcher High School serves 1,023 students in grades 7-12.
Lutcher High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Lutcher High School's student population of 1,023 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students1,023 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

Lutcher High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lutcher High School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#370 out of 1277 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
50%
43%
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White
48%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.520.61
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. James Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lutcher High School is West St. John High School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Garyville/mt. Airy Math & Science Magnet Schl. (4.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gramercy Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gramercy Gramercy Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 569 students
    0.5 miles
    601 E Second Street
    Gramercy, LA 70052
    (225) 258-4804
    0.5 PK-6 569
  • Lutcher Lutcher Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 140 students
    0.7 miles
    2461 N. King Avenue
    Lutcher, LA 70071
    (225) 258-5402
    0.7 PK-5 140
  • Paulina Paulina Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 638 students
    2.3 miles
    2756 Highway 44
    Paulina, LA 70763
    (225) 258-4704
    2.3 PK-6 638
  • Garyville Garyville/mt. Airy Math & Science Magnet Schl. Math: 55% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 377 students
    4.2 miles
    240 Hwy 54
    Garyville, LA 70051
    (985) 535-5400
    4.2 K-8 377
  • Vacherie Sixth Ward Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 370 students
    4.5 miles
    3245 Valcour Aime Street
    Vacherie, LA 70090
    (225) 258-4642
    4.5 PK-6 370

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