East Ascension High School

612 East Worthy St, Gonzales, LA 70737 | (225) 621-2400
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,359
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 612 E Worthy Street, Gonzales, LA 70737
  • Principal or Admin: Randy Watts
  • Fax: (225) 621-2397
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,359
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 85.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 697 (51.3%)
  • Females: 662 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 88 (6.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 481 (35.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 569 (41.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
East Ascension High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For East Ascension High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade40629.9%
10th Grade38728.5%
11th Grade29421.6%
12th Grade27220.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 71%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:29%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,685
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
East Ascension High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,88328%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$44,89073%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for East Ascension High School

  • Reviewed by Student on August 06, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am going to be a senior at EA and I cannot think of a better place to have attended my high school career at, the teachers have pushed me and that has made me a better person and a better student.
  • Reviewed by Student on September 23, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I love this school and some of the people there. The principal is so cool and the teachers. I'm a 9th grader just getting there but i'm sure this is going to b a fun year

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