Rapides High School



Rapides High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rapides High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 35
8 61
9 95
10 76
11 58
12 61

Rapides High School is a public high school of the Rapides Parish School District located in Lecompte, LA. It has 386 students in grades 7th through 12th. Rapides High School is the 242nd largest public high school in Louisiana and the 12,874th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.7 to 1.

Total Students: 386
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,874th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Louisiana: 242nd out of 377
Student/Teacher Rank in Louisiana: 195th out of 289
Full Time Teacher Rank in Louisiana: 199th out of 289

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Rapides High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 193
(50%)
5,177
(50%)
 Female 193
(50%)
5,199
(50%)

Rapides High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 164
(42%)
6,218
(60%)
 Black 135
(35%)
3,566
(34%)
 Hispanic 82
(21%)
346
(3%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
123
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
92
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
29
(0%)

Rapides High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 276
(72%)
5,949
(57%)
 Not Eligible 80
(21%)
3,638
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(8%)
789
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Rapides High School is ranked 170th out of 356 ranked schools in Louisiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rapides High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.3%) 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.

Rapides High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 235
2006 230
2007 188
2008 335
2009 342
2010 351
2011 381
2012 368
2013 381
2014 400
2015 386

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 12.6
2007 10.7
2008 12.2
2009 12.4
2010 13.2
2011 14.1
2012 13.9
2013 13.1
2014 13.2
2015 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.57021276595745
2006 0.57826086956522
2007 0.61170212765957
2008 0.69253731343284
2009 0.69590643274854
2010 0.5982905982906
2011 0.71391076115486
2012 0.7554347826087
2013 0.80839895013123
2014 0.7775
2015 0.79274611398964

Compare Rapides High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,304.6% 13.0:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 54.5%
 
This School 79.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Rapides High School
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Public 07 - 12 386 14.7:1  
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Public 07 - 12 383 17:1 16 miles
Holy Savior Menard High School
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