Jewel M. Sumner High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
15841 Highway 440
Kentwood, LA 70444
Phone
(985) 229-8805
District
TANGIPAHOA PARISH
County
TANGIPAHOA PARISH
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
411
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

4

(10 is best)

Better than 32.8% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Jewel M. Sumner High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
57%
72%
57%
74%
57%
70%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
17
18
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 113 27.5%
Grade 10 100 24.3%
Grade 11 105 25.5%
Grade 12 93 22.6%
Total 411 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 60.1% 43.1% 45.4%
Black 37.4% 49.0% 43.6%
Hispanic 1.5% 7.2% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 0.6% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 51.1% 55.1% 56.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 51.1% 55.1% 54.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 2.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 132,057 4,648,794
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 160.4 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.2% 6.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.7% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.0% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.1% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 14.0% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 47,597 1,739,497
Single Parent Households With Children 13.9% 13.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 83.6% 85.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 24.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.6% 9.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.3% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.1% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.5% 16.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.3% 17.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.0% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 15.3% 15.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,884 $113,966,000 56.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $659 $12,760,000 6.3%
Staff $446 $8,630,000 4.2%
General Administration $116 $2,248,000 1.1%
School Administration $561 $10,863,000 5.3%
Operation $969 $18,765,000 9.2%
Transportation $722 $13,979,000 6.9%
Other $207 $4,006,000 2.0%
Total Support $3,679 $71,251,000 35.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $936 $18,123,000 8.9%
Total Expenditures $10,498 $203,340,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,407 $4,541,840,000 49.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $507,857,000 5.5%
Staff $581 $412,096,000 4.5%
General Administration $299 $212,103,000 2.3%
School Administration $752 $533,256,000 5.8%
Operation $1,119 $793,122,000 8.6%
Transportation $654 $463,409,000 5.0%
Other $329 $233,170,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,450 $3,155,013,000 34.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,113 $1,497,744,000 16.3%
Total Expenditures $12,970 $9,194,597,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%