Report Summary

  • 30

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    50% of other websites

  • 94

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 84% of websites

  • 67

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    24% of websites

  • 92

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    75% of websites

lcsd.ca

Lloydminster Catholic School Division - A commitment to faith and a tradition of academic excellence

Page Load Speed

3.9 sec in total

First Response

593 ms

Resources Loaded

2.8 sec

Page Rendered

589 ms

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About Website

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Lloydminster Catholic School Division provides educational services and will nurture the spiritual, intellectual, social and physical development of each student in a faith-centered community.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Lcsd.ca page load time and found that the first response time was 593 ms and then it took 3.3 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 55% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

lcsd.ca performance score

30

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value10.0 s

0/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value14.5 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value13.4 s

2/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value540 ms

54/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.116

85/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value16.1 s

6/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

lcsd.ca

593 ms

jcemediabox.min.css

93 ms

content.css

81 ms

colorbox4.min.css

80 ms

grid-responsive.css

79 ms

Our browser made a total of 113 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 68% of them (77 requests) were addressed to the original Lcsd.ca, 13% (15 requests) were made to I.vimeocdn.com and 10% (11 requests) were made to Fonts.gstatic.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1 sec) belongs to the original domain Lcsd.ca.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 1.1 MB (17%)

Content Size

6.5 MB

After Optimization

5.4 MB

In fact, the total size of Lcsd.ca main page is 6.5 MB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 85% of websites need less resources to load and that’s why Accessify’s recommendations for optimization and resource minification can be helpful for this project. Images take 5.4 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-85%

Potential reduce by 99.2 kB

  • Original 116.9 kB
  • After minification 103.4 kB
  • After compression 17.7 kB

HTML content can be minified and compressed by a website’s server. The most efficient way is to compress content using GZIP which reduces data amount travelling through the network between server and browser. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 13.5 kB, which is 12% of the original size. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 99.2 kB or 85% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-5%

Potential reduce by 283.2 kB

  • Original 5.4 MB
  • After minification 5.1 MB

Image size optimization can help to speed up a website loading time. The chart above shows the difference between the size before and after optimization. Lcsd images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-64%

Potential reduce by 345.9 kB

  • Original 542.1 kB
  • After minification 525.3 kB
  • After compression 196.2 kB

It’s better to minify JavaScript in order to improve website performance. The diagram shows the current total size of all JavaScript files against the prospective JavaScript size after its minification and compression. It is highly recommended that all JavaScript files should be compressed and minified as it can save up to 345.9 kB or 64% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-84%

Potential reduce by 406.9 kB

  • Original 483.6 kB
  • After minification 449.6 kB
  • After compression 76.7 kB

CSS files minification is very important to reduce a web page rendering time. The faster CSS files can load, the earlier a page can be rendered. Lcsd.ca needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 406.9 kB or 84% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 53 (54%)

Requests Now

99

After Optimization

46

The browser has sent 99 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Lcsd. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 33 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 22 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

lcsd.ca accessibility score

94

Accessibility Issues

Contrast

These are opportunities to improve the legibility of your content.

Impact

Issue

High

Background and foreground colors do not have a sufficient contrast ratio.

Names and labels

These are opportunities to improve the semantics of the controls in your application. This may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

lcsd.ca best practices score

67

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

High

Includes front-end JavaScript libraries with known security vulnerabilities

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Displays images with incorrect aspect ratio

High

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

SEO Factors

lcsd.ca SEO score

92

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Crawling and Indexing

To appear in search results, crawlers need access to your app.

Impact

Issue

High

Links are not crawlable

Mobile Friendly

Make sure your pages are mobile friendly so users don’t have to pinch or zoom in order to read the content pages. [Learn more](https://developers.google.com/search/mobile-sites/).

Impact

Issue

High

Document uses legible font sizes

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    EN

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Lcsd.ca can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and it matches the claimed language. Our system also found out that Lcsd.ca main page’s claimed encoding is utf-8. Use of this encoding format is the best practice as the main page visitors from all over the world won’t have any issues with symbol transcription.

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Lcsd. Lack of Open Graph description can be counter-productive for their social media presence, as such a description allows converting a website homepage (or other pages) into good-looking, rich and well-structured posts, when it is being shared on Facebook and other social media. For example, adding the following code snippet into HTML <head> tag will help to represent this web page correctly in social networks: