Chalmette High School

Chalmette High School
 
Mission: The mission of Chalmette High School is to provide quality educational instruction in order to empower our students to grow academically, emotionally, and socially in a safe environment. 
 
Vision: Chalmette High School will be recognized as a premier high school in the state of Louisiana, evoking pride within an involved community and empowering staff to meet the needs of all students through state-of-the-art educational programs and facilities in order to graduate students who are college and career ready.
 
Highlights: 
  • Chalmette High School was named an “A” school by the Louisiana Department of Education.
  • In 2016, Chalmette High graduates earned $11 million in college scholarships.
  • Two-thirds of CHS graduates earned a TOPS scholarship.
  • In 2016, more than 50% of CHS students graduated with college credit through Dual Enrollment and Advanced Placement courses.
  • Nine students graduated with an Associate degree in Process Technology through Nunez upon their graduation from high school.
  • For the past two years, Chalmette High School has had a National Merit Finalist – only 15,000 high school students across the country earn this title.
  • One-third of our students score Excellent, the highest mark, on EOC exams.
  • Students have the opportunity to enroll in seven Advanced Placement courses over their four years: Human Geography, Psychology, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, U.S. History, Biology, and Calculus.
  • CHS offers dual enrollment opportunities through Nunez in welding, electrical, HVAC, process technology, nursing assistant, and culinary.
  • Performing arts opportunities in music, dance, and theater are available to CHS students.
  • CHS offers 17 sports programs for student athletes.
  • Six of our athletic teams earned a District Championship title in the 2015-16 school year – Boys and Girls Cross Country, Boys and Girls Track and Field, Football, and Softball.
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