Simsboro High School

  • Simsboro High School serves 548 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (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 69% (which is equal to 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 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Simsboro High School's student population of 548 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students548 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Simsboro High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Simsboro High School is 0.61, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.61. 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#577 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Simsboro High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Hispanic
11%
6%
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Black
44%
44%
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White
44%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Simsboro High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.610.61
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Graduation Rate≥90%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
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 Simsboro High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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