681 Highway 594
Monroe, LA 71203
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Ouachita Parish High School serves 1,178 students in grades 8-12.
Ouachita Parish High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Ouachita Parish High School's student population of 1,178 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
1,178 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
75 teachers
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School Rankings

Ouachita Parish High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ouachita Parish High School is 0.46, 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 Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#550 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
69%
43%
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White
26%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Graduation Rate
90%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 1,178 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 50% in LA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46 (Top 50%)

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