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

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Destrehan High School is a highly rated, public school located in Destrehan, LA. It has 1,374 students in grades 8-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 84% of students are at least proficient in math and 75% in reading.

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Destrehan High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
75%
Percent Proficient - Math
84%
Average Graduation Rate
84%
Average SAT
1220
21 responses
Average ACT
24
307 responses
AP Enrollment
14%

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Living in the Area

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade A
  2. Good for Families
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$42,120
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$670
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$121,500
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
87%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 23 responses
Poll
78%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 23 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 57 responses
  • Pep rallies and late take-ins
    33%
  • Football gAMES
    25%
  • Satellite Center
    12%
  • Homecoming
    11%
  • Extended AAtimes for class parties
    7%
  • Spirit Week
    7%
  • Pep rallies
    2%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,374
Free or Reduced Lunch
48%
79%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 24 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 24 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 24 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$70,134
Teachers in First/Second Year
12.8%
59%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 29 responses
62%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 29 responses
62%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 29 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$19,587 / year
National
$12,239
84%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 32 responses
41%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 32 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 32 responses

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