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Destrehan, LA 70047
p. 504-764-9946

Destrehan High School
in Destrehan, LA

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District & State Agencies

School District:
St. Charles Parish
State Agency:
Louisiana Department Of Education

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School Demographics and Characteristics

School TypeRegular school
Grades offered9th Grade – 12th Grade
LevelHigh School
Teacher FTEs93.6
Surrounding communityTown, Fringe Territory inside an urban cluster that is less than or equal to 10 miles from an urbanized area.
Title I Eligible
School-wide Title IN/A
Magnet School
Charter School
Shared-time SchoolN/A

Demographics of Surrounding Area

Reported area around or near Destrehan, LA 70047
Total Population12,763 (12,134 urban / 629 rural)
Households4,141 (3.04 people per house)
Median Household Income$56,862
Families3,457 (3.36 people per family)
Pop. — African American2,271
Pop. — Asian146
Pop. — Pacific Islander2
Pop. — American Indian / Alaskan Native54
Pop. — White (incl. Hispanic)10,314
Pop. — Other99

Special Student Programs

What portion of students are enrolled in special programs?
  # in School % of School % of District
Free Lunch Students 357 26%  
Reduced-Price Lunch Students 113 8%  
Low-Cost Lunch Students 470 34%  
Migrant Students
Special Ed. Students     12%
English Language Learners     1%

Averaged Freshmen Graduation Rate (AGFR)

The averaged freshman graduation rate is the number of graduates with regular diplomas compared to the size of the incoming freshman class.
  District State
Black Non-HispanicN/A60%
HispanicN/A83%
Asian / Pacific IslanderN/A63%
American Indian / Alaskan NativeN/A50%
White Non-HispanicN/A71%
All Students>77%61%

Completion / Diploma Recipients

Senior students that successfully complete through High-School and receive either a diploma or other completion certificate. Note: %'s are based on total population and do not imply dropout rates.
  # in District % of Seniors
in District
% of Seniors
in State
H.S. Diploma Recipients 558 90.66%
GED Recipients     9.03%
Other Completers 6 5.21%

Student Demographics

How many students enroll at Destrehan High School?
  # in School % of School % of State
Black Non-Hispanic457<32%45%
Hispanic63>4%2%
Asian / Pacific Islander13<N/A1%
American Indian / Alaskan Native1N/AN/A
White Non-Hispanic861>61%49%
 
9th Grade 141 17 3 251 412
10th Grade 103 19 2 1 195 320
11th Grade 105 18 5 204 332
12th Grade 108 9 3 211 331
Total 457 63 13 1 861 1,395

St. Charles Parish – District Faculty and Staff

Faculty and Staff FTEs (Full-Time Equivalents) for Destrehan High School's local district.
  FTEs % of District % of State
Instructional Aides158.0<19%21%
Instructional Coordinators &amp; Supervisors24.0<3%3%
Library / Media Specialist18.0<2%2%
Library / Media Support8.0>1%1%
Guidance Staff (Elementary)20.0<2%4%
Guidance Staff (Secondary)11.0<1%2%
Guidance Staff Total31.0<4%6%
District Admins8.0>1%1%
Dist. Admin/Sppt53.0>6%5%
School Admins53.0>6%5%
School Admin/Sppt63.0>7%6%
Other Support343.0>40%38%
  FTEs % of District % of State
Prekindergarten10.0<1%2%
Kindergarten41.0>5%5%
Elementary553.6>67%63%
Secondary217.4<26%30%
UngradedN/A

St. Charles Parish Financial Summary

General district financials with comparisons to all districts in state.
  District State Ave.
  Amount Per Student Per Student
Payments to Private Schools   
Payments to Charter Schools   
Textbooks$71,000<$7$77
Long–Term Debt
 Outstanding at Beginning of Fiscal Year$50,758,000>$5,299$4,039
 Issued During Fiscal Year  $1,549
 Retired During Fiscal Year  $1,549
 Outstanding at End of Fiscal Year$47,524,000>$4,961$4,153
Short–Term Debt
 Outstanding at Beginning of Fiscal Year   
 Outstanding at End of Fiscal Year   
Assets
 Sinking Fund$6,580,000>$686$576
 Bond Fund$2,792,000<$291$1,149
 Other Funds$57,717,000>$6,025$3,077
Total Revenues$139,146,000>$14,527$10,616
Total Expenses$124,796,000>$13,029$10,018

St. Charles Parish Teacher / Support Staff Salaries & Benefits

District compensation packages for teachers, instructional aides, and support staff.
  District † State Ave. †
† Limited to Teacher Salaries
Regular Education Programs$25,083,000$16,156,000
Special Education Programs$6,659,000$4,287,783
Vocational Education Programs$973,000$1,002,043
Other Education Programs$4,955,000$2,591,188
  District State Ave.
  Salary Benefits Salary Benefits
Instruction (incl. Teachers)$42,854,000$16,061,000$26,940,667$9,678,103
Support Services
 Pupils$3,155,000$910,000$2,179,036$681,940
 Instructional Staff$3,181,000$877,000$2,431,376$753,901
 General Administration$880,000$272,000$345,108$195,861
 School Administration$5,045,000$1,478,000$2,650,163$912,186
 Operation &amp; Maintenance of Plant$2,229,000$978,000$1,789,395$816,827
 Student Transportation$3,153,000$1,546,000$2,063,577$1,177,943
 Business / Central / Other$1,779,000$590,000$847,561$377,861
Food Services$2,030,000$755,000$1,603,873$750,595
Total$66,316,000$24,090,000$40,146,563$14,881,322

Local District Expense Detail

Expense categories and state-level comparison for St. Charles Parish.
  District State Ave.
  Amount Per Student Per Student
Elementary / Secondary Education
  Support Services
  Pupils$4,404,000>$459$356
  Instructional Staff$5,203,000>$543$466
  General Administration$3,077,000>$321$241
  School Administration$7,020,000>$732$537
  Operation &amp; Maintenance of Plant$10,364,000>$1,082$912
  Student Transportation$6,221,000>$649$504
  Business / Central / Other$3,221,000>$336$286
  Non-Specified   
  Total$39,510,000>$4,125$3,248
  Other Expenses
  Food Services$4,928,000<$514$537
  Enterprise Operations  $6
  Other$4,000 $11
  Total$4,932,000<$514$543
 Instruction$63,422,000>$6,621$5,014
 Total$107,864,000>$11,261$8,755
Non-Elementary / Non-Secondary Education
 Community Services$133,000<$13$20
 Adult Education$435,000>$45$21
 Other   
 Total$568,000>$59$34
Capital Outlay
 Construction$8,833,000<$922$957
 Land &amp; Existing Structures$1,403,000>$146$99
 Instructional Equipment$2,735,000>$285$96
 Other Equipment$785,000<$81$138
 Non-Specified Equipment$207,000<$21$39
 Total$13,963,000>$1,457$1,082
Payments to State Govt's   
Payments to Local Govt's   
Payments to Other School Systems  $90
Debt Interest$2,401,000>$250$168
Total$124,796,000>$13,029$10,018

Local District Revenue Detail

Revenue categories and state-level comparison for St. Charles Parish.
  District State Ave.
  Amount Per Student Per Student
Federal Revenue
  Through State
  Title I$2,064,000<$215$521
  Children with Disabilities Idea$2,127,000<$222$264
  Math, Science, and Teacher Quality$565,000<$58$88
  Safe and Drug Free Schools$51,000<$5$8
  Title V, Part A  $9
  Vocational and Tech Education$120,000<$12$22
  Bilingual Education   
  Child Nutrition Act$2,294,000<$239$318
  Other$292,000<$30$796
    Direct from Federal Government
  Impact Aid  $327
  Indian Education   
  Other$1,895,000>$197$130
 Non-Specified$292,000<$30$796
 Total$9,408,000<$982$2,070
State Revenue
 General Formula Assistance$28,325,000<$2,957$4,571
 Staff Improvement Programs   
 Special Education Programs$501,000>$52$49
 Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs   
 Bilingual Education Programs   
 Gifted and Talented Programs   
 Vocational Education Programs   
 School Lunch Programs   
 Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs   
 Transportation Programs   
 Other Programs$1,371,000<$143$291
 Non-Specified   
  On Behalf
  Employee Benefits   
  Not Employee Benefits   
 Total$30,197,000<$3,152$4,889
Local Revenue
 Parent Government Contributions   
 Property Taxes$48,332,000>$5,046$1,518
 General Sales Taxes$43,228,000>$4,513$2,026
 Public Utility Taxes   
 Individual and Corporate Income Taxes   
 All Other Taxes   
 From Other School Systems$33,000<$3$686
 From Cities and Counties$998,000>$104$49
 Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$649,000<$67$111
 Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents  $2
 School Lunch$1,472,000>$153$77
 Textbook Sales and Rentals   
 District Activity Receipts   
 Students Fees, Non-Specified   
 Other Sales and Services$172,000<$17$18
 Interest Earnings$3,097,000>$323$222
 Miscellaneous$1,560,000<$162$277
 Total$99,541,000>$10,392$3,681
Total$139,146,000>$14,527$10,616

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