Advantage Charter Academy

  • Advantage Charter Academy serves 475 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Advantage Charter Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Advantage Charter Academy's student population of 475 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students475 students
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Advantage Charter Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Advantage Charter Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Advantage Charter Academy is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
70%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
Hispanic
1%
6%
Black
94%
44%
White
5%
45%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Advantage Charter Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.110.35
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdvantage Charter Academy School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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