Converse High School

400 Wildcat Dr, Converse, LA 71419 | (318) 567-2673
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Student Enrollment: 489
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P.o. Box 10, Converse, LA 71419
  • Principal or Admin: Larry Patrick
  • Fax: (318) 567-3400
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: 489
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 34.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 261 (53.4%)
  • Females: 228 (46.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 42 (8.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 266 (54.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 308 (63.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Converse High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian14930.5%
Black40.8%
Asian--
Hispanic40.8%
White33267.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Converse High School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten336.7%
Kindergarten428.6%
1st Grade438.8%
2nd Grade275.5%
3rd Grade336.7%
4th Grade438.8%
5th Grade357.2%
6th Grade326.5%
7th Grade306.1%
8th Grade398.0%
9th Grade367.4%
10th Grade326.5%
11th Grade316.3%
12th Grade336.7%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 74%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:27%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $38,549
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Converse High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,79732%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,82168%
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 Converse High School performed on average about the same as 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
201087.0%79.0%71.0%
200974.0%71.0%67.0%
 
English II Test
201097.0%92.0%80.0%
200990.0%84.0%77.0%
 

iLEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201050.0%78.0%67.0%
200960.0%72.0%66.0%
 
Math Test
201062.0%75.0%67.0%
200957.0%71.0%68.0%
 
Science Test
201063.0%69.0%63.0%
200950.0%61.0%62.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201069.0%72.0%66.0%
200943.0%63.0%67.0%
 

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201076.0%73.0%64.0%
200982.0%69.0%65.0%
 
Math Test
201087.0%75.0%65.0%
200980.0%71.0%64.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201080.0%74.0%68.0%
200953.0%70.0%62.0%
 
Math Test
201080.0%65.0%68.0%
200969.0%65.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201072.0%67.0%61.0%
200963.0%67.0%59.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201068.0%66.0%67.0%
200979.0%74.0%65.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201066.0%80.0%70.0%
200972.0%73.0%68.0%
 
Math Test
201073.0%77.0%67.0%
200992.0%72.0%70.0%
 
Science Test
201073.0%69.0%63.0%
200972.0%61.0%61.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201073.0%69.0%66.0%
200976.0%63.0%63.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201067.0%72.0%68.0%
200961.0%69.0%66.0%
 
Math Test
201076.0%74.0%70.0%
200961.0%71.0%66.0%
 
Science Test
201060.0%62.0%63.0%
200961.0%61.0%62.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201065.0%61.0%66.0%
200971.0%70.0%67.0%
 

LEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201066.0%72.0%61.0%
200973.0%73.0%62.0%
 
Math Test
201060.0%67.0%59.0%
200971.0%70.0%59.0%
 
Science Test
201037.0%58.0%53.0%
200965.0%64.0%55.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201054.0%69.0%57.0%
200968.0%63.0%58.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201071.0%75.0%68.0%
200971.0%72.0%72.0%
 
Math Test
201076.0%74.0%69.0%
200960.0%68.0%65.0%
 
Science Test
201065.0%58.0%62.0%
200966.0%66.0%65.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201070.0%70.0%67.0%
200974.0%71.0%66.0%
 
Source: LA Department of Education 2009-2010

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