New Iberia Senior High School

  • New Iberia Senior High School serves 1,695 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (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 71% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • New Iberia Senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

Top Placements

New Iberia Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • New Iberia Senior High School's student population of 1,695 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 83 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,695 students
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Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Iberia Senior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Iberia Senior High School is 0.59, 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 School Rank#447 out of 1277 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
38%
44%
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White
52%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Iberia Senior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.590.61
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Graduation Rate
83%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIberia Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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