Aspire High School (Closed 2013)

  • Aspire High School served 34 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was <50% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Aspire High School 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 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 was higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 53% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

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School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students34 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (11-12)#1161 out of 1314 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)<50%
71%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)<50%
71%
Student : Teacher Ratio34:118:1
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Black
53%
44%
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White
47%
44%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Aspire High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.500.61
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Graduation Rate≤20%
76%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Aspire High School 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 NameCatahoula Parish School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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    8.8 miles
    1941 East Oak Street
    Jena, LA 71342
    (318)992-5175
    8.8 PK-2 358
  • Harrisonburg Harrisonburg High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 338 students
    8.9 miles
    505 Bushley Street
    Harrisonburg, LA 71340
    (318)744-5679
    8.9 PK-12 338
  • Jena Jena Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 334 students
    9.7 miles
    114 E. Southern Ave.
    Jena, LA 71342
    (318)992-5815
    9.7 6-8 334
  • Jonesville Jonesville Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 275 students
    9.7 miles
    1219 Cora Drive
    Jonesville, LA 71343
    (318)339-8588
    9.7 PK-4 275
  • Jena Jena High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 521 students
    10.1 miles
    243 East High School Drive
    Jena, LA 71342
    (318)992-5195
    10.1 9-12 521
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