1517 Statesman Rd
Opelousas, LA 70570
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Js Clark Leadership Academy serves 260 students in grades 5-12.
Js Clark Leadership Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 17:1.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-12
  • Enrollment: 260 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in LA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Js Clark Leadership Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Js Clark Leadership Academy's student population of 260 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 5-12
Total Students
260 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Js Clark Leadership Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Js Clark Leadership Academy is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#478 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Js Clark Leadership Academy 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Js Clark Leadership Academy 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
9%
Black
99%
42%
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White
n/a
43%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
81%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Js Clark Leadership Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-12
  • Enrollment: 260 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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