201 Riggs Street
West Monroe, LA 71291
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
West Monroe High School serves 2,184 students in grades 8-12.
West Monroe 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

West Monroe High School's student population of 2,184 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 105 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
2,184 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
105 teachers
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School Rankings

West Monroe High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of West Monroe High School is 0.44, 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 Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#436 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
21%
43%
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White
72%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Graduation Rate
82%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 2,184 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 82% (Btm 50% in LA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44 (Top 50%)

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