Gretna No. 2 Academy For Advanced Studies

  • Gretna No. 2 Academy For Advanced Studies serves 362 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • 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 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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Gretna No. 2 Academy For Advanced Studies places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Gretna No. 2 Academy For Advanced Studies's student population of 362 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gretna No. 2 Academy For Advanced Studies's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gretna No. 2 Academy For Advanced Studies is 0.69, 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 Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
16%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
34%
44%
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White
41%
45%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.690.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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