Independence High School

270 Tiger Ave, Independence, LA 70443 | (985) 878-9436
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Student Enrollment: 534
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 270 Tiger Avenue, Independence, LA 70443
  • Principal or Admin: Cindy Williams
  • Fax: (985) 878-4831
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: 534
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 273 (51.1%)
  • Females: 261 (48.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 36 (6.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 368 (68.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 404 (75.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Independence High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Independence High School
  Number Percent
8th Grade61.1%
9th Grade14727.5%
10th Grade13525.3%
11th Grade12924.2%
12th Grade11721.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 67%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:33%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 12 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,511
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Independence High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,32530%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,01170%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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