Douglass Academy For Career Preparation (Closed 2013)

  • Douglass Academy For Career Preparation served 108 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 was higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 80% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Douglass Academy For Career Preparation places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students108 students
This chart display total students of Douglass Academy For Career Preparation by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Douglass Academy For Career Preparation by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Douglass Academy For Career Preparation and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Douglass Academy For Career Preparation and percentage of American Indian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Douglass Academy For Career Preparation and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
73%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Douglass Academy For Career Preparation and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
20%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Douglass Academy For Career Preparation and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Douglass Academy For Career Preparation. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.430.61
This chart display the diversity score of Douglass Academy For Career Preparation and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Graduation Rate≤10%
76%
This chart display graduation rate of Douglass Academy For Career Preparation and public school graduation rate of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Douglass Academy For Career Preparation and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Douglass Academy For Career Preparation 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 NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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