Career Academy (Closed 2016)

4375 East Brookstown Drive

Baton Rouge, LA 70805

  • Career Academy served 307 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the LA average of 13:1.
  • Career Academy operated within the East Baton Rouge Parish School District.
  • East Baton Rouge Parish School District's 53% graduation rate was lower than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students307 students
Career Academy Total Students (2012-2016)
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Career Academy Total Teachers (2012-2016)
Students by GradeCareer Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
Career Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2016)
Black
100%
44%
Career Academy Black Students (2012-2016)
White
n/a
45%
Career Academy White Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsCareer Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Scoren/a0.61
Career Academy Diversity Score (2012-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
54%
Career Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Career Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2014)

District Comparison

School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
2
Number of Students Managed46,3331,095
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate53%67%
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2016)
District Total Revenue$563 MM$27 MM
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$566 MM$25 MM
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$13,089$24,719
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$13,165$22,732
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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