Career Academy (Closed 2016)

4375 East Brookstown Drive

Baton Rouge, LA 70805

  • Career Academy served 307 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was ≤10% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 61%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 20-24% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students307 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Career Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Career Academy and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Career Academy and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Career Academy and the average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
100%
44%
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White
n/a
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Career Academy and the percentage of White students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Career Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Scoren/a0.35
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Graduation Rate50-54%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Career Academy 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 Career 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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