Zachary High School



Zachary High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Zachary High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 12
9 425
10 369
11 350
12 319

Zachary High School is a public high school of the Zachary Community School District located in Zachary, LA. It has 1,475 students in grades 8th through 12th. Zachary High School is the 23rd largest public high school in Louisiana and the 3,305th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,475
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 94.73

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Zachary High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 745
(51%)
766
(50%)
 Male 730
(49%)
771
(50%)

Zachary High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 756
(51%)
775
(50%)
 Black 672
(46%)
709
(46%)
 Hispanic 19
(1%)
22
(1%)
 Asian 16
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Two or More 10
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Zachary High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 935
(63%)
953
(62%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 423
(29%)
464
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 117
(8%)
120
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Zachary High School is ranked 77th out of 0 ranked schools in Louisiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Zachary High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (36.6%) is significantly 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.

Zachary High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1027
2006 1076
2007 1153
2008 1246
2009 1323
2010 1355
2011 1435
2012 1475

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 14.3
2007 14.1
2008 14.5
2009 14.9
2010 13.8
2011 15.1
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.365141187926
2006 0.32063197026022
2007 0.29575021682567
2008 0.37319422150883
2009 0.3265306122449
2010 0.35940959409594
2011 0.37212543554007
2012 0.36610169491525

Compare Zachary 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
This School 36.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 57.4%
 

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Public 08 - 12 1,475 15.6:1  
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