West Monroe High School

  • West Monroe High School serves 2,178 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the LA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • West Monroe High School operates within the Ouachita Parish School District.
  • Ouachita Parish School District's 68% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2178 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 130 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students2,178 students
West Monroe High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %West Monroe High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers130 teachers
West Monroe High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWest Monroe High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
West Monroe High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
2%
West Monroe High School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
3%
6%
West Monroe High School Black Students (2000-2015)
Black
22%
44%
West Monroe High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
74%
45%
West Monroe High School White Students (1991-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWest Monroe High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA 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.
0.410.61
West Monroe High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
36%
58%
West Monroe High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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%
West Monroe High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Ouachita Parish School District's student population of 19,943 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,246 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,873 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameOuachita Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed19,9431,685
Ouachita Parish School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate68%67%
Ouachita Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue$205 MM$30 MM
Ouachita Parish School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$218 MM$31 MM
Ouachita Parish School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,246$13,503
Ouachita Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,873$14,322
Ouachita Parish School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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