Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.)

  • Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) serves 690 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.)'s student population of 690 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students690 students
This chart display total students of Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.)
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1082 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio26:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
7%
Black
98%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.040.60
This chart display the diversity score of Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Inspire Charter Academy (natl. Heritage Acad.) is Amikids Baton Rouge (0.3 miles away)
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