Hosston Alternative School (Closed 2012)

14905 Oak St
Hosston, LA 71043
Hosston Alternative School served 53 students in grades 4-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 11-19% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 66%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 11-19% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 67%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 70% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 4-12
Total Students
53 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
11-19%
66%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
11-19%
67%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
9%
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Black
70%
42%
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White
30%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Graduation Rate
(10-11)
<50%
76%
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hosston Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hosston Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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