Arlington Preparatory Academy

  • Arlington Preparatory Academy serves 94 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (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 40-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Arlington Preparatory 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 3:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Arlington Preparatory Academy's student population of 94 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 58% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students94 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arlington Preparatory 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 3:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arlington Preparatory Academy is 0.13, 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)40-59%
64%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:113:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
93%
44%
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White
6%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Arlington Preparatory Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.130.35
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Graduation Rate<50%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arlington Preparatory Academy and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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