Southside Alternative High School

4701 South Grand St

Monroe, LA 71202

Tel: (318)651-4841
Grades 8-12
104 students
Southside Alternative High School serves 104 students in grades 8 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Southside Alternative High School operates within the Office Of Juvenile Justice School District.

School Overview

The student population of 104 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 35% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 104 students
Southside Alternative High School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Southside Alternative High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Southside Alternative High School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Southside Alternative High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.23 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1 16:1
Southside Alternative High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Black
87%
44%
Southside Alternative High School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
13%
46%
Southside Alternative High School White Students (2006-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Southside Alternative High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.23 0.35
Southside Alternative High School Diversity Score (2006-2014)
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%
60%
Southside Alternative High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2014)
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 (2009-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 288 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Office Of Juvenile Justice School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 288 2,019
Office Of Juvenile Justice School District Students Managed (2006-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 67%
District Total Revenue n/a $30 MM
District Spending n/a $31 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $13,503
District Spending / Student n/a $14,322
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Wossman High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Martin Luther King Junior High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Robinson Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MonroeRobinson Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 468 students5101 Reddix Ln
    MonroeLA 71202
    (318)322-1784
    1.2PK-5468
  • MonroeMadison James Foster Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 404 students1310 Richwood Rd 1
    MonroeLA 71202
    (318)325-7979
    1.4PK-6404
  • MonroeBerg Jones Elementary School
    1.9 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 419 students3000 Burg Jones Ln
    MonroeLA 71202
    (318)325-8982
    1.9PK-6419
  • MonroeShady Grove Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 343 students2204 Ticheli Rd
    MonroeLA 71202
    (318)323-9941
    2.1PK-5343
  • MonroeBarkdull Faulk Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 256 students2110 Jackson St
    MonroeLA 71202
    (318)322-1300
    2.2PK-6256

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