Sulphur High School

  • Sulphur High School serves 2,003 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Sulphur High School operates within the Calcasieu Parish School District.
  • Calcasieu Parish School District's 71% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2003 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 122 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 2,003 students
Sulphur High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sulphur High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 122 teachers
Sulphur High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Sulphur High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Sulphur High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Sulphur High School Asian Students (2009-2014)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Sulphur High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
11%
44%
Sulphur High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
85%
45%
Sulphur High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sulphur High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Sulphur High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Sulphur High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.27 0.35
Sulphur High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
26%
58%
Sulphur High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Sulphur High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Calcasieu Parish School District's student population of 31,352 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,385 in this district is less than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,859 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Calcasieu Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
4
Number of Students Managed 31,352 1,685
Calcasieu Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 67%
Calcasieu Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $370 MM $27 MM
Calcasieu Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $353 MM $26 MM
Calcasieu Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,385 $15,711
Calcasieu Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,859 $15,475
Calcasieu Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
    1 miles
    1201 E Burton Street
    SulphurLA 70663
    (337)217-4660
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  • SulphurRichard W. Vincent Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 433 students
    1 miles
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    SulphurLA 70663
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    1 miles
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    SulphurLA 70663
    (337)217-4840
    1PK-5400

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