Thibodaux High School

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Thibodaux High School
Address
1355 Tiger Drive
Thibodaux, Louisiana 70301
United States
Coordinates 29°46′41″N 90°50′22″W / 29.778074°N 90.839573°W / 29.778074; -90.839573Coordinates: 29°46′41″N 90°50′22″W / 29.778074°N 90.839573°W / 29.778074; -90.839573
Information
School type Public high school
Motto One Among Many
School district Lafourche Parish Public Schools
Superintendent Jo Ann Matthews
Principal Glenn Haydel
Faculty 82.72 (FTE)
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 1430 (2012-2013)
Student to teacher ratio 17.29
Color(s) Purple & Gold         
Nickname Tigers
Yearbook ROAR
Website
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Thibodaux High School (THS) is a public high school serving students in grades 9–12 in Thibodaux, Louisiana, United States about 75 miles southwest of New Orleans. It is one of three high schools in the Lafourche Parish Public Schools.[3]

It serves Thibodaux, Ward 6 (including Chackbay and Choctaw), and Bayou Boeuf.[4]

Performance[edit]

Thibodaux was among state's top 10% in student improvement in 2013,[5] and students' ACT scores averaged 18, below the state average of 20.[6]

In 2016 Thibodaux High made a 97.7 in the Louisiana Department of Education's school ranking.[7]

Notable alumni[edit]

Extracurriculars[edit]

Athletics[edit]

The school competes interscholastically in several sports, including:[10]

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Dance Team (Tigerettes)
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball

Thibodaux High won a football state championship in 1991.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lafourche Parish Public Schools - Thibodaux High School
  2. ^ "Search for Public Schools - School Detail for Thibodaux High School". ed.gov. Retrieved 28 February 2015. 
  3. ^ Lafourche Parish Public Schools - List of Schools
  4. ^ "SCHOOL ATTENDANCE BOUNDARIES." Lafourche Parish Public Schools. Retrieved on December 2, 2016. Based on the text description of the school boundaries
  5. ^ Sydni Dunn (2013-09-05). "Three area schools among state's top performers". The Daily Comet. Retrieved 2014-01-08. 
  6. ^ "Thibodaux High School". greatschools.net. Retrieved 28 February 2015. 
  7. ^ Gommel, Karl (2016-12-20). "Movin' on up! Area schools raise scores". Houma Times. Retrieved 2016-12-24. 
  8. ^ "Former Thibodaux pitcher Granier signs with Louisiana-Monroe". DailyComet.com. Retrieved October 28, 2014. 
  9. ^ "Representative Jerome "Dee" Richard's Biography". votesmart.org. Retrieved August 28, 2013. 
  10. ^ Thibodaux High School - Athletics

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