Southwood High School

9000 Walker Rd, Shreveport, LA 71118 | (318) 686-9512
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,414
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4 out of 5 | 8 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 9000 Walker Road, Shreveport, LA 71118
  • Principal or Admin: Kenneth Wood
  • Fax: (318) 687-7588
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,414
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 79.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 713 (50.4%)
  • Females: 701 (49.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 99 (7.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 627 (44.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 726 (51.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Southwood High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.4%
Black86761.3%
Asian70.5%
Hispanic181.3%
White51636.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Southwood High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade38727.4%
10th Grade38026.9%
11th Grade32422.9%
12th Grade32322.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 69%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:30%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $45,235
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Southwood High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,43819%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$47,33081%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4

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4 out of 5 | 8 Reviews
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8 reviews for Southwood High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 29, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Well I love Terris Mike!!!!!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 07, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My boys has attend this school all four years and we never had a problem. We find it to be a great school!
  • Reviewed by Community Member on December 27, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • im afraid to go to high school. from what i see on tv. i want to go here but live by huntington. whitch school is better??
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 27, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i lobve the school. more than my house
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 12, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The dress code is not enforced but the rest has been good
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 09, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Terris Mike is a crook!
  • Reviewed by Former Student on January 07, 2008
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Could use better teachers.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on October 16, 2007
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I REALLY LOVE THIS SCHOOL A WHOLE LOT

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