Jennings High School

2310 North Sherman St, Jennings, LA 70546 | (337) 824-0642
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 945
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2310 N Sherman Street, Jennings, LA 70546
  • Principal or Admin: James A Mckeivier Iii
  • Fax: (337) 824-5585
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: 945
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 54.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 468 (49.5%)
  • Females: 477 (50.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 96 (10.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 436 (46.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 532 (56.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Jennings High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.3%
Black32634.5%
Asian50.5%
Hispanic80.8%
White60363.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Jennings High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade15316.2%
8th Grade15616.5%
9th Grade20621.8%
10th Grade15416.3%
11th Grade13914.7%
12th Grade13714.5%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 73%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:27%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,581
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Jennings High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,73321%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,72279%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Jennings High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on ECC, iLEAP, and LEAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • English II
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

ECC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201086.0%83.0%71.0%
200978.0%74.0%67.0%
 
English II Test
201094.0%87.0%80.0%
200988.0%79.0%77.0%
 

iLEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201081.0%82.0%68.0%
200972.0%78.0%62.0%
 
Math Test
201075.0%76.0%68.0%
200967.0%69.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201081.0%77.0%61.0%
200972.0%72.0%59.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201075.0%78.0%67.0%
200978.0%76.0%65.0%
 

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201078.0%74.0%64.0%
200986.0%83.0%65.0%
 
Math Test
201083.0%78.0%65.0%
200987.0%81.0%64.0%
 

LEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201064.0%72.0%61.0%
200969.0%78.0%62.0%
 
Math Test
201063.0%66.0%59.0%
200962.0%68.0%59.0%
 
Science Test
201064.0%68.0%53.0%
200967.0%72.0%55.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201068.0%72.0%57.0%
200969.0%74.0%58.0%
 
Source: LA Department of Education 2009-2010

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