Ouachita Parish High School



Ouachita Parish High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ouachita Parish High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 345
10 349
11 309
12 295

Ouachita Parish High School is a public high school of the Ouachita Parish School District located in Monroe, LA. It has 1,298 students in grades 8th through 12th. Ouachita Parish High School is the 50th largest public high school in Louisiana and the 4,282nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.3 to 1.

Total Students: 1,298
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 97.7

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Ouachita Parish High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 698
(54%)
2,904
(51%)
 Male 600
(46%)
2,825
(49%)

Ouachita Parish High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 813
(63%)
1,966
(34%)
 White 432
(33%)
3,543
(62%)
 Asian 19
(1%)
58
(1%)
 Hispanic 19
(1%)
119
(2%)
 Two or More 12
(1%)
36
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Ouachita Parish High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 704
(54%)
2,561
(45%)
 Not Eligible 505
(39%)
2,885
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 89
(7%)
283
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Ouachita Parish High School is ranked 28th out of 356 ranked schools in Louisiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ouachita Parish High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.1%) is slightly 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.

Ouachita Parish High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1211
2006 1181
2007 1154
2008 1148
2009 1126
2010 1169
2011 1210
2012 1225
2013 1265
2014 1285
2015 1298

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 13.7
2007 12.8
2008 12.6
2009 13.1
2010 13.3
2011 13.8
2012 14.1
2013 14.4
2014 14.4
2015 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.3905862923204
2006 0.42082980524979
2007 0.40814558058925
2008 0.47386759581882
2009 0.51420959147425
2010 0.56116338751069
2011 0.59752066115702
2012 0.2734693877551
2013 0.59683794466403
2014 0.57120622568093
2015 0.61093990755008

Compare Ouachita Parish High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,304.6% 13.0:1
 
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 54.5%
 
This School 61.1%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Ouachita Parish High School
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Public 08 - 12 1,298 13.3:1  
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