Sulphur High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
14.3
Algebra Proficiency
2.9
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 1,925 Students
  • 117 Teachers

Sulphur High School
100 SYCAMORE ST
SULPHUR, LA 70663

Phone: (337) 217-4430

District: Calcasieu Parish

Overview

At Sulphur High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Sulphur High School is 23 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 14 percent. Sulphur High School is 1 of 11 high schools in the Calcasieu Parish.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,925
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 14%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 34%
Full-Time Teachers 117

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 95%
Proficient in Algebra 86%
College Readiness Index 14.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Mid-size Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 11
Total Students 9,306
Proficient in English (district average) 92%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 77%
College Readiness (district average) 10.7

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Nearby Schools

Sulphur High School is 1 of 11 schools in the Calcasieu Parish.

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