Early College Academy

  • Early College Academy serves 260 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Early College Academy's student population of 260 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students260 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Early College Academy's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has decreased from 41:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Early College Academy is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#16 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio37:115:1
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
25%
44%
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White
66%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Early College Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.500.36
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Graduation Rate≥90%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafayette Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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