Sicily Island High School

  • Sicily Island High School serves 265 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Sicily Island High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Sicily Island High School's student population of 265 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students265 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sicily Island High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sicily Island High School is 0.53, 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#396 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
51%
44%
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White
46%
45%
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Diversity Score0.530.36
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Graduation Rate≥80%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCatahoula Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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    (318)435-5961
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    Grades: K-12 | 500 students
    14.5 miles
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    (318)757-3202
    14.5 K-12 500
  • Ferriday Ferriday High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 334 students
    15.5 miles
    801 E. E. Wallace Boulevard
    Ferriday, LA 71334
    (318)757-8626
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  • Ferriday Ferriday Lower Elementary School
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    Ferriday, LA 71334
    (318)757-3293
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