Js Clark Leadership Academy

  • Js Clark Leadership Academy serves 297 students in grades 5-10.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Js Clark Leadership Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Js Clark Leadership Academy's student population of 297 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-10
Total Students297 students
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Js Clark Leadership Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Js Clark Leadership Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Js Clark Leadership Academy is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#862 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
70%
Student : Teacher Ratio37:113:1
Hispanic
1%
6%
Black
97%
44%
White
2%
45%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Js Clark Leadership Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.060.35
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
54%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJs Clark Leadership Academy School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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