Alternative Center For Education (Closed 2012)

  • Alternative Center For Education served 83 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 40-59% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 66%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 21-39% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 67%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Alternative Center For Education 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 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 81% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Alternative Center For Education places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students83 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (10-11)#1200 out of 1342 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
66%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alternative Center For Education 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alternative Center For Education 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:115:1
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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 Alternative Center For Education and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Black
81%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alternative Center For Education and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
19%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alternative Center For Education and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alternative Center For Education.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.310.60
This chart display the diversity score of Alternative Center For Education and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate (10-11)<50%
76%
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alternative Center For Education and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alternative Center For Education and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIberia Parish School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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