Ellender Memorial High School



Ellender Memorial High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ellender Memorial High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 9
9 282
10 240
11 215
12 196

Ellender Memorial High School is a public high school of the Terrebonne Parish School District located in Houma, LA. It has 942 students in grades 8th through 12th. Ellender Memorial High School is the 83rd largest public high school in Louisiana and the 6,213th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.6 to 1.

Total Students: 942
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 60.52

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Ellender Memorial High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 487
(52%)
3,410
(51%)
 Female 455
(48%)
3,235
(49%)

Ellender Memorial High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 383
(41%)
3,823
(58%)
 Black 302
(32%)
2,020
(30%)
 American Indian 176
(19%)
509
(8%)
 Hispanic 56
(6%)
207
(3%)
 Asian 25
(3%)
66
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
20
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ellender Memorial High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 590
(63%)
3,301
(50%)
 Not Eligible 278
(30%)
2,785
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 74
(8%)
559
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Ellender Memorial High School is ranked 44th out of 0 ranked schools in Louisiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ellender Memorial High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.5%) is higher than the state average of 57.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Ellender Memorial High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1068
2006 1019
2007 983
2008 1016
2009 1023
2010 1005
2011 949
2012 942

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 14.8
2007 15
2008 14.6
2009 15.4
2010 16.3
2011 14.2
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75561797752809
2006 0.6928361138371
2007 0.66734486266531
2008 0.64862204724409
2009 0.73607038123167
2010 0.72338308457711
2011 0.73656480505796
2012 0.70488322717622

Compare Ellender Memorial High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,438.2% 14.4:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 57.4%
 
This School 70.5%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ellender Memorial High School
Houma, LA
Public 08 - 12 942 15.6:1  
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