Belle Chasse High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
5.9
Algebra Proficiency
2.9
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 849 Students
  • 71 Teachers

Belle Chasse High School
8346 HWY 23
BELLE CHASSE, LA 70037

Phone: (504) 394-2810

District: Plaquemines Parish

Overview

At Belle Chasse High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Belle Chasse High School is 9 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 30 percent. Belle Chasse High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Plaquemines Parish.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 849
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 30%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 46%
Full-Time Teachers 71

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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 93%
College Readiness Index 5.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Large 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 3
Total Students 1,448
Proficient in English (district average) 93%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 85%
College Readiness (district average) 5.9

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Nearby Schools

Belle Chasse High School is 1 of 3 schools in the Plaquemines Parish.

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