Allen Correctional Center

  • Allen Correctional Center serves 20 students in grades 10-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Allen Correctional Center's student population of 20 students has grown by 66% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students20 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Allen Correctional Center
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Allen Correctional Center's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Allen Correctional Center is 0.32, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:113:1
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Black
80%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Allen Correctional Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
20%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Allen Correctional Center and the percentage of White public school students 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 Allen Correctional Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.320.35
This chart display the diversity score of Allen Correctional Center and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Allen Correctional 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 Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Allen Correctional Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpecial School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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