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B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    C+
  2. Diversity
    A-
  3. Teachers
    B
  4. College Prep
    B-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A-
  6. Health & Safety
    B-
  7. Administration
    B
  8. Sports
    B+
  9. Food
    C
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B
Plaquemine Senior High School is a public school located in Plaquemine, LA. It has 1,380 students in grades 7-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 12 to 1. According to state test scores, 61% of students are at least proficient in math and 64% in reading.
About Plaquemine Senior High School...
Address
59595 Belleview Drive
Plaquemine, LA 70764
Telephone
(225) 687-6367
Website

Plaquemine Senior High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
64%
Percent Proficient - Math
61%
Average Graduation Rate
79%
Average SAT
Average ACT
21
99 responses
AP Enrollment
3%
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Living in the Area
B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Cost of Living
    A
  2. Good for Families
    B
  3. Housing
    A-
Area Feel
Rural
Median Household Income
$47,128
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$712
National
$949
Median Home Value
$127,500
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
B-
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
73%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.11 responses
Poll
64%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.11 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 21 responses
Report
  • Homecoming Week
    48%
  • Prom, Graduation
    38%
  • Football games
    5%
  • Homecoming
    5%
  • Pep rallies
    5%

Students

Diversity
A-
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,380
Free or Reduced Lunch
46%
92%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.12 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.12 responses
92%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.12 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$44,437
Teachers in First/Second Year
8.8%
64%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.14 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.14 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.14 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
A-
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$16,463/ year
National
$12,239
88%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.17 responses
41%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.17 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.17 responses
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Plaquemine Senior High School Reviews

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My experience with Plaquemine Senior High School was okay. The one thing I would love to see change is more opportunities for getting involved in clubs. I also wish Plaquemine Senior High School would get more involved with volunteering to do things in our community. The few times I have volunteered for things through the school were great experiences! Nothing makes me happier than making the world a better place. Plaquemine Senior High School has great sport teams and offers many opportunities for athletes. I think Plaquemine Senior High School could improve by giving more options for clubs. I also believe this could be a perfect way for students to unite together by adding more options for everyone who has different interest. I would have loved to join a book club in school!
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Student support and potential. That’s two major thing that I love about Plaquemine Senior High School. We have extremely talented band members, dancers, and atheletes. The Friday night lights, parades, and school pep rally’s is what I’ll miss most. One thing that should be changed; in my opinion, is the school food and the academic opportunities available to students! We should have college tours, career days, etc. things not just centered around band, dance, and sports! Challenge the students!
Plaquemine High School is a moderately intelligent high school. Being part of their student body for 6 years has shaped me into a brilliant, friendly, and interactive individual, but this year, my last year in high school, Plaquemine High has impacted my life by revealing to me the changes that can be made to help students like me in the future. If I, or anyone else attending Plaquemine High School, wants to further their education knowing what's in store, Plaquemine High should better the education given to the students by getting students college ready and focus in the classroom.