Capitol Pre-college Academy For Boys (Closed 2011)

1000 North 23rd St,

Baton Rouge, LA, 70802-

Grades: 9-12

154 students

Capitol Pre-college Academy For Boys (Closed 2011) served 154 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 55%.
Capitol Pre-college Academy For Boys (Closed 2011) operated within the Rsd-100 Black Men Capitol Charter Initiative School District.
The school district's 52% graduation rate was lower than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

School Type Alternative school / Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 154 students
Capitol Pre-college Academy For Boys Total Students (2009-2011)
Gender % 100% Male / 0%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Capitol Pre-college Academy For Boys Total Classroom Teachers (2009-2011)
Students by Grade Capitol Pre-college Academy For Boys Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Capitol Pre-college Academy For Boys Student : Teacher Ratio (2009-2011)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
100%
48%
Capitol Pre-college Academy For Boys Black (2009-2011)
White
n/a
45%
All Ethnic Groups Capitol Pre-college Academy For Boys Sch Ethnicity Capitol Pre-college Academy For Boys 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.
0.00 0.57
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.
62%
61%
Capitol Pre-college Academy For Boys Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2011)
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%
Capitol Pre-college Academy For Boys Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Rsd-100 Black Men Capitol Charter Initiative School District
Number of Schools
Managed
91
6
Number of Students Managed 52,680 1,938
Rsd-100 Black Men Capitol Charter Initiative School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 52% 68%
Rsd-100 Black Men Capitol Charter Initiative School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $577 MM $33 MM
Rsd-100 Black Men Capitol Charter Initiative School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $577 MM $33 MM
Rsd-100 Black Men Capitol Charter Initiative School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,144 $14,187
Rsd-100 Black Men Capitol Charter Initiative School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,155 $14,076
Rsd-100 Black Men Capitol Charter Initiative School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Capitol High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Community School For Apprenticeship Learning (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Park Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Baton Rouge Capitol High School
    Alternative School
    1000 North 23rd St
    Baton Rouge , LA , 70802
    (225)383-0353
    Alternative School
    0  mi  |  260  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Baton Rouge Park Elementary School
    2700 Fuqua St
    Baton Rouge , LA , 70802
    (225)344-2145
    0.3  mi  |  401  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Baton Rouge Children's Charter School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    1143 North St
    Baton Rouge , LA , 70802
    (225)387-9273
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    0.9  mi  |  238  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Baton Rouge Community School For Apprenticeship Learning
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    1555 Madison Ave
    Baton Rouge , LA , 70802
    (225)356-1410
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    0.9  mi  |  175  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Baton Rouge Madison Preparatory Academy
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    1555 Madison Ave
    Baton Rouge , LA , 70802
    (225)336-1410
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    0.9  mi  |  208  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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