Alexander Learning Center

  • Alexander Learning Center serves 131 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Alexander Learning Center 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 3:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Alexander Learning Center's student population of 131 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students131 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alexander Learning Center 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 3:1 has decreased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alexander Learning Center is 0.28, 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)10-14%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alexander Learning Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alexander Learning Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio3:113:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alexander Learning Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
84%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alexander Learning Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
14%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alexander Learning Center and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Alexander Learning Center and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alexander Learning Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.280.35
This chart display the diversity score of Alexander Learning Center and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate<50%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alexander Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alexander Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCaddo Parish School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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