Plaquemine Senior High School

  • Plaquemine Senior High School serves 1,431 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Plaquemine Senior High School's student population of 1,431 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 113 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students1,431 students
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Total Classroom Teachers113 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plaquemine Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Plaquemine Senior High School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#783 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
61%
44%
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White
38%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Plaquemine Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.490.36
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Graduation Rate85-89%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Plaquemine Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIberville Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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