West Monroe High School

201 Riggs St, West Monroe, LA 71291 | (318) 323-3771
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,867
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 201 Riggs Street, West Monroe, LA 71291
  • Principal or Admin: Shere May
  • Fax: (318) 388-4594
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,867
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 121.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 879 (47.1%)
  • Females: 988 (52.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 105 (5.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 557 (29.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 662 (35.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Monroe High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.05%
Black32517.4%
Asian160.9%
Hispanic331.8%
White1,49279.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Monroe High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade54529.2%
10th Grade48626.0%
11th Grade43923.5%
12th Grade39721.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 47%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:51%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 18 Years
  • Average Salary: $43,681
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
West Monroe High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$38,78912%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$44,37388%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for West Monroe High School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on November 23, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • GREAT SCHOOL - Great Teachers, Great Academics, Great Band, & Great Sports Program
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 02, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • One of the best schools in West Monroe. the performance of the students is far better than the schools in Monroe

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that West Monroe High School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on ECC and iLEAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • English II
  • English Language Arts
  • Math

ECC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201088.0%83.0%71.0%
200984.0%77.0%67.0%
 
English II Test
201094.0%90.0%80.0%
200995.0%87.0%77.0%
 

iLEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201088.0%77.0%64.0%
200980.0%78.0%65.0%
 
Math Test
201088.0%79.0%65.0%
200981.0%75.0%64.0%
 
Source: LA Department of Education 2009-2010

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