Destrehan High School



Destrehan High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Destrehan High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 6
9 417
10 346
11 353
12 326

Destrehan High School is a public high school of the St. Charles Parish School District located in Destrehan, LA. It has 1,448 students in grades 8th through 12th. Destrehan High School is the 27th largest public high school in Louisiana and the 3,433rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.2 to 1.

Total Students: 1,448
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 102

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Destrehan High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 730
(50%)
1,516
(51%)
 Female 718
(50%)
1,439
(49%)

Destrehan High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 817
(56%)
1,722
(58%)
 Black 470
(32%)
941
(32%)
 Hispanic 103
(7%)
174
(6%)
 Two or More 35
(2%)
73
(2%)
 Asian 16
(1%)
28
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
3
(0%)

Destrehan High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 816
(56%)
1,662
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 536
(37%)
1,088
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 96
(7%)
205
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Destrehan High School is ranked 54th out of 0 ranked schools in Louisiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Destrehan High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (43.6%) is lower than the state average of 57.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Destrehan High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1475
2006 1403
2007 1395
2008 1433
2009 1402
2010 1466
2011 1469
2012 1448

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 14.2
2007 14.9
2008 14
2009 13.5
2010 13.8
2011 14.4
2012 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39796610169492
2006 0.32145402708482
2007 0.33691756272401
2008 0.37892533147244
2009 0.40014265335235
2010 0.4031377899045
2011 0.41592920353982
2012 0.43646408839779

Compare Destrehan High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,438.2% 14.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 43.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 57.4%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Destrehan High School
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Public 08 - 12 1,448 14.2:1  
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Private 08 - 12 419 14:1 11 miles
St Martin'S Episcopal School
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Private PK - 12 512 8:1 12 miles
Crescent City Christian School
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Private KG - 12 306 17:1 12 miles
East St. John High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,357 12.8:1 12 miles
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