Chalmette High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
4.1
Algebra Proficiency
3.0
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,472 Students
  • 129 Teachers

Chalmette High School
1100 EAST JUDGE PEREZ DR
CHALMETTE, LA 70043

Phone: (504) 301-2600

District: St. Bernard Parish

Overview

At Chalmette High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Chalmette High School is 7 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 36 percent. Chalmette High School is the only high school in the St. Bernard 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 1,472
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 36%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 68%
Full-Time Teachers 129

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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 94%
Proficient in Algebra 95%
College Readiness Index 4.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 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 1
Total Students 1,472
Proficient in English (district average) 94%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 95%
College Readiness (district average) 4.1

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