Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center

  • Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center serves 435 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center placed in the top 5% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center's student population of 435 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students435 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center is 0.57, which is more 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)90-94%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center and the percentage of 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 Ration/a13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center and the average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
6%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center and the percentage of Asian students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center and the percentage of Hispanic students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
54%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center and the percentage of Black students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
37%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center and the percentage of White students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.570.35
This chart display the diversity score of Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center and the average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center and the percentage of 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 Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center 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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If your child has special needs and need accomodations will not be assesed properly and accomdated to suit his disability. I also have found them to be discrimination against race. This is my personal and opinion and from personal experiences with the staff.
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