Southside Alternative High School

4701 South Grand St

Monroe, LA 71202

Tel: (318)651-4841
Grades: 1-12

80 students

Southside Alternative High School serves 80 students in grades 1-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Southside Alternative High School operates within the Office Of Juvenile Justice School District.

Overview

The student population of 80 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 1-12
Total Students 80 students
Southside Alternative High School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 100% Male / 0%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Southside Alternative High School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Southside Alternative High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1 14:1
Southside Alternative High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
3%
4%
Southside Alternative High School Hispanic (2009-2012)
Black
85%
48%
Southside Alternative High School Black (2006-2012)
White
10%
45%
Southside Alternative High School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Southside Alternative High School Sch Ethnicity Southside Alternative High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.27 0.34
Southside Alternative High School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
96%
61%
Southside Alternative High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
7%
Southside Alternative High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2010)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 188 students has decreased by 28% over five years.
School District Name Office Of Juvenile Justice School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
9
Number of Students Managed 188 2,337
Office Of Juvenile Justice School District Number of Students Managed (2006-2012)
District Total Revenue n/a $33 MM
District Spending n/a $33 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $14,187
District Spending / Student n/a $14,076
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Southside Alternative High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Southside Alternative High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southside Alternative High School (0 miles away)
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Did You Know?
Monroe, LA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.20, which is lower than the Louisiana average of 0.33. The most diverse school in Monroe is Storm Ridge (yic) High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.