This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform about average on state tests, ... More have below average college readiness measures, and this school has about average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
Academics
5/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Subject
% Proficient
US History
68%
State avg: 67%
Geometry
62%
State avg: 58%
English III
52%
State avg: 63%
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Equity
5/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Worth a deeper look:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing about as well as other students in the state, but this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What’s the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
Students
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Black
66%
White
13%
Hispanic
12%
Asian
6%
Two or more races
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
19 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
323 :1
State avg: 447 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
75%
State avg: 87%
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Neighborhood
2200 Lapalco Boulevard
Harvey, LA 70058
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Last modified: June 2, 2017
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