Slidell High School

  • Slidell High School serves 1,691 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 76% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Slidell 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Slidell High School's student population of 1,691 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,691 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Slidell High School
Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Slidell High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Slidell High School is 0.54, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#431 out of 1278 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Slidell 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 Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
35%
44%
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White
58%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Slidell High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.540.61
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Graduation Rate
75%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Tammany Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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