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Lake Providence Senior High School

Public | 8-12 | 334 students

 

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Posted September 28, 2006

I believe that this a great school that is plays a vital part in any student life. all the the different activities and organizations in the school are really awesome. This school is working really hard to improve test scores every year. They are doing a great job, because the score are increasing every year.
—Submitted by a former student


Posted September 19, 2006

I feel the Lake Providence Highschool has a staff that needs to be re-educated theirself. They can't even get the children air conditioner let alone an quality education. I would not recommend anyone letting their child go to LPHS.
—Submitted by a parent


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 69% in 2013.

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The state average for Math was 66% in 2013.

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The state average for Science was 64% in 2013.

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Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 67% in 2013.

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Scale: % basic or above

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Louisiana used the Louisiana Educational Assessment Program for the 21st Century (LEAP 21) to assess students in grades 4 and 8 in math, English language arts, science and social studies. The LEAP 21 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Louisiana. The goal is for all students to score at or above basic on the test.

In preparation for new assessments in 2014-15, Louisiana is including more common core aligned content in LEAP and iLEAP tests in 2012-13 and in 2013-14. The percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change.

Source: Louisiana Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 64% in 2010.

117 students were tested at this school in 2010.

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29%
Math

The state average for Math was 65% in 2010.

117 students were tested at this school in 2010.

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35%
Scale: % basic or above

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Louisiana used the integrated Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (iLEAP) to assess students in grades 3, 5, 6, and 7 in math, English language arts, science, and social studies. The iLEAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Louisiana.

In preparation for new assessments in 2014-15, Louisiana is including more common core aligned content in LEAP and iLEAP tests in 2012-13 and in 2013-14. The percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change.

Source: Louisiana Department of Education

Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 82% in 2013.

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89%

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67%

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35%

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60%
Biology I

The state average for Biology I was 87% in 2013.

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76%

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12%
English II

The state average for English II was 93% in 2013.

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English III

The state average for English III was 88% in 2013.

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69%
Geometry

The state average for Geometry was 83% in 2013.

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About the tests


In 2012-2013 Louisiana used the End-Of-Course (EOC) tests to test grade high school students in English 2, English 3, biology 1, algebra 1 and geometry. The EOC is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Louisiana. The EOC is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above basic on the test.

Source: LA Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 99% 45%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 4%
Two or more races 0% 1%
White 0% 47%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 92%N/A67%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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School basics

School Leader's name
  • Rosie M. Armstrong
Fax number
  • (318) 559-5380

Resources

Extra learning resources offered
  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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700 Martin Luther King Drive
Lake Providence, LA 71254
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Phone: (318) 559-1984

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