North Central High School

  • North Central High School serves 308 students in grades 5-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the LA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • North Central High School operates within the St. Landry Parish School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 308 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 57% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students308 students
North Central High School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender %North Central High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
North Central High School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by GradeNorth Central High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
North Central High School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2015)
Hispanic
1%
6%
North Central High School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
74%
44%
North Central High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
25%
45%
North Central High School White Students (1991-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNorth Central High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.390.61
North Central High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
79%
58%
North Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
6%
6%
North Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • St. Landry Parish School District's student population of 14,475 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,302 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,309 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District NameSt. Landry Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed14,4751,685
St. Landry Parish School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$153 MM$30 MM
St. Landry Parish School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$153 MM$31 MM
St. Landry Parish School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,302$13,503
St. Landry Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,309$14,322
St. Landry Parish School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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