White Castle High School

  • White Castle High School serves 320 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • White Castle High School operates within the Iberville Parish School District.
  • Iberville Parish School District's 52% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 320 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 64% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 320 students
White Castle High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % White Castle High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
White Castle High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade White Castle High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.30 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 14:1 16:1
White Castle High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
White Castle High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
82%
44%
White Castle High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
18%
45%
White Castle High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
White Castle High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups White Castle 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.
0.30 0.35
White Castle 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.
79%
58%
White Castle 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.
6%
6%
White Castle High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Iberville Parish School District's student population of 4,707 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 52% has decreased from 86% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,533 is higher than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,463 is higher than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Iberville Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 4,707 1,685
Iberville Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 52% 67%
Iberville Parish School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $82 MM $27 MM
Iberville Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $77 MM $26 MM
Iberville Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,533 $15,711
Iberville Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,463 $15,475
Iberville 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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