Covington 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
73030 Lion Drive
Covington, LA 70433
Phone
(985) 892-3422
District
ST. TAMMANY PARISH
County
ST. TAMMANY PARISH
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1509
Classroom Teachers
78

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

5

(10 is best)

Better than 48.8% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Covington High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
66%
72%
70%
74%
62%
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
19
19
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 454 30.1%
Grade 10 373 24.7%
Grade 11 341 22.6%
Grade 12 341 22.6%
Total 1509 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.9% 70.6% 45.4%
Black 17.4% 19.6% 43.6%
Hispanic 6.6% 7.9% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 1.4% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.5% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.6% 45.0% 56.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.3% 40.4% 54.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.3% 4.6% 2.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 255,155 4,648,794
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 229.8 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.4% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.5% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.7% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 16.4% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 92,962 1,739,497
Single Parent Households With Children 10.2% 13.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.5% 85.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.8% 24.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 16.1% 9.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.0% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.2% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.4% 16.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.1% 17.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.0% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 9.2% 15.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,206 $274,637,000 55.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $750 $28,579,000 5.7%
Staff $401 $15,286,000 3.1%
General Administration $225 $8,557,000 1.7%
School Administration $666 $25,396,000 5.1%
Operation $1,031 $39,301,000 7.9%
Transportation $891 $33,954,000 6.8%
Other $271 $10,331,000 2.1%
Total Support $4,235 $161,404,000 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,607 $61,230,000 12.3%
Total Expenditures $13,048 $497,271,000 100.0%
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%