Thibodaux High School

1355 Tiger Drive
Thibodaux, LA 70301
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Thibodaux High School serves 1,435 students in grades 8-12.
Thibodaux High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Thibodaux High School's student population of 1,435 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students1,435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

Thibodaux High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Thibodaux High School is 0.55, 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 Testing Rank
#306 out of 1277 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
37%
43%
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White
56%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.550.61
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Graduation Rate
96%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafourche Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Thibodaux High School is Lafourche Parish Juvenile Justice Facility (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Thibodaux Lafourche Parish Juvenile Justice Facility Alternative School
    Grades: K-12
    0.5 miles
    2525 Veterans Blvd.
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 448-1436
    0.5 K-12 n/a
  • Thibodaux W.s. Lafargue Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 453 students
    0.7 miles
    700 Plantation Road
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 447-9292
    0.7 2-3 453
  • Thibodaux Chackbay Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 369 students
    1.4 miles
    101 School Lane
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 633-2348
    1.4 PK-5 369
  • Thibodaux South Thibodaux Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 469 students
    1.5 miles
    200 Iris Street
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 446-8471
    1.5 4-5 469
  • Thibodaux West Thibodaux Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 402 students
    1.7 miles
    1111 East Twelfth Street
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 446-6889
    1.7 6-8 402

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