Block High School



Block High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Block High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 60
9 61
10 52
11 51
12 48

Block High School is a public high school of the Catahoula Parish School District located in Jonesville, LA. It has 272 students in grades 8th through 12th. Block High School is the 290th largest public high school in Louisiana and the 15,385th largest nationally.

Total Students: 272
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -9

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Block High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 137
(50%)
457
(49%)
 Male 135
(50%)
483
(51%)

Block High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 151
(56%)
320
(34%)
 White 114
(42%)
589
(63%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
6
(1%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
17
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
8
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Block High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 219
(81%)
606
(64%)
 Not Eligible 32
(12%)
266
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(8%)
68
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Block High School is ranked 212th out of 356 ranked schools in Louisiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Block High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 54.5%. 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.

Block High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 298
2006 306
2007 282
2008 279
2009 253
2010 239
2011 264
2012 271
2013 275
2014 272
2015 272

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.9
2006 12.2
2007 11.6
2008 12.2
2009 10.5
2010 10.8
2011 11.9
2012 13.3
2013 14.8
2014 11.8
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59395973154362
2006 0.65359477124183
2007 0.64539007092199
2008 0.67025089605735
2009 0.60079051383399
2010 0.61924686192469
2011 0.74242424242424
2012 0.71586715867159
2013 0.70909090909091
2014 0.84926470588235
2015 0.88235294117647

Compare Block High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,304.6% 13.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 54.5%
 
This School 88.2%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Block High School
Jonesville, LA
Public 08 - 12 272 -1:1  
Harrisonburg High School
Harrisonburg, LA
Public PK - 12 300 7.8:1 10 miles
Delta Charter School
Ferriday, LA
Public KG - 11 455 14.8:1 16 miles
Sicily Island High School
Sicily Island, LA
Public PK - 12 274 6.9:1 18 miles
Central High School
Jonesville, LA
Public KG - 12 94 5.1:1 22 miles
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