Independence High School

2/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
9
Grades
8-12
Students
440
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This means that students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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US History
60%
State avg: 89%
Algebra I
61%
State avg: 81%
English 2
80%
State avg: 93%
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College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
67%
State avg:
Average ACT score
16
State avg: 20
AP course participation
0%
State avg: 10%
Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
58%
White
31%
Hispanic
11%
Two or more races
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Asian
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
9 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
220 :1
State avg: 447 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
29%
State avg: 13%
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Neighborhood
270 Tiger Avenue
Independence, LA 70443
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Last modified: June 2, 2017
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