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Jefferson Parish Public Schools
  • HARVEY, LA

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B minus
  4. College Prep
    grade B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C
  6. Health & Safety
    grade C minus
  7. Administration
    grade C minus
  8. Sports
    grade B+
  9. Food
    grade C minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C minus

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Jefferson Parish Public Schools is a public school district located in HARVEY, LA. It has 49,862 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 21 to 1. According to state test scores, 60% of students are at least proficient in math and 64% in reading.

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1901 MANHATTAN SUITE A201
HARVEY, LA 70058
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
64%
Percent Proficient - Math
60%
Average Graduation Rate
72%
Average SAT
1300
242 responses
Average ACT
23
2,957 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
49,862
Free or Reduced Lunch
62%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
21:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$66,352
Teachers in First/Second Year
13.7%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$11,957 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    55%
  • Support Services
    40%
  • Other
    5%

Living in the Area

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$41,559
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$997
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$139,300
National
$217,500

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