Minden High School

  • Minden High School serves 846 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Minden High School operates within the Webster Parish School District.
  • Webster Parish School District's 63% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 846 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 846 students
Minden High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Minden High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Minden High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Minden High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Minden High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Minden High School Asian Students (2008-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Minden High School Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
n/a
44%
Minden High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
n/a
45%
Minden High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Minden High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.49 0.61
Minden High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
50%
58%
Minden High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Minden High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Webster Parish School District's student population of 6,484 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,926 in this district is less than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,366 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Webster Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed 6,484 1,685
Webster Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 63% 67%
Webster Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $72 MM $27 MM
Webster Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $69 MM $26 MM
Webster Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,926 $15,711
Webster Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,366 $15,475
Webster Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MindenE. S. Richardson Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 424 students
    0.7 miles
    515 W Todd
    MindenLA 71055
    (318)377-2213
    0.74-5424
  • MindenWebster Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 459 students
    0.9 miles
    700 East Union
    MindenLA 71055
    (318)377-3847
    0.97-8459
  • MindenJ. L. Jones Elementary School
    Grades: 2-3 | 469 students
    1.1 miles
    620 District Dr
    MindenLA 71055
    (318)377-1815
    1.12-3469
  • MindenJ. A. Phillips Middle School
    Grades: 6 | 280 students
    1.4 miles
    811 Durwood Dr
    MindenLA 71055
    (318)377-0315
    1.46280
  • MindenJ. E. Harper Elementary School
    Grades: KG-1 | 482 students
    1.5 miles
    618 Germantown Rd
    MindenLA 71055
    (318)377-7548
    1.5KG-1482

School Reviews

5  6/23/2009
Minden High School is an incredible school filled with school spirit. We as students come together when necessary and are an amazing school! We take pride in the Crimson Tide!
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