Community School For Apprenticeship Learning

  • Community School For Apprenticeship Learning serves 245 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 83% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Community School For Apprenticeship Learning placed in the top 30% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.
  • Community School For Apprenticeship Learning operates within the East Baton Rouge Parish School District.

Top Placements (Louisiana)

Community School For Apprenticeship Learning is Listed among the top public schools in Louisiana for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Community School For Apprenticeship Learning's student population of 245 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 187% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students245 students
Community School For Apprenticeship Learning Total Students (1998-2016)
Gender %Community School For Apprenticeship Learning Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Community School For Apprenticeship Learning Total Teachers (1999-2016)
Students by GradeCommunity School For Apprenticeship Learning Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Community School For Apprenticeship Learning is ranked within the top 30% of all 1277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Community School For Apprenticeship Learning is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. 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)
69%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
70%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
Community School For Apprenticeship Learning Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2016)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Community School For Apprenticeship Learning Black Students (1999-2004)
Black
97%
44%
Community School For Apprenticeship Learning Black Students (1999-2016)
White
3%
45%
Community School For Apprenticeship Learning White Students (1999-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsCommunity School For Apprenticeship Learning All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.060.61
Community School For Apprenticeship Learning Diversity Score (1998-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
54%
Community School For Apprenticeship Learning Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Community School For Apprenticeship Learning Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Community School For Apprenticeship Learning is East Baton Rouge Parish School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 108 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • East Baton Rouge Parish School District's student population of 46,333 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $13,089 in this district is less than the state average of $24,719. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,165 is less than the state average of $22,732. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    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)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    58%
    64%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    65%
    70%
    District Total Revenue$563 MM$27 MM
    District Spending$566 MM$25 MM
    District Revenue / Student$13,089$24,719
    District Spending / Student$13,165$22,732
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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