Louisiana School For The Visually Impaired

Louisiana School For The Visually Impaired serves 68 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Louisiana School For The Visually Impaired 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Louisiana School For The Visually Impaired places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Louisiana School For The Visually Impaired's student population of 68 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students68 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (15-16)19 teachers
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School Comparison

Louisiana School For The Visually Impaired 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Louisiana School For The Visually Impaired is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1056 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
56%
43%
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White
34%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.570.61
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Schools For The Deaf And Visually Impaired 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 Louisiana School For The Visually Impaired is Louisiana School For The Deaf (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Baton Rouge Louisiana School For The Deaf Special Education School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 126 students
    0.3 miles
    2888 Brightside Lane
    Baton Rouge, LA 70821
    (225) 769-8160
    0.3 PK-12 126
  • Baton Rouge Thrive Academy Special Education School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-11 | 158 students
    0.3 miles
    2585 Brightside Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70820
    (225) 726-3355
    0.3 6-11 158
  • Baton Rouge Arlington Preparatory Academy Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 78 students
    1.2 miles
    931 Dean Lee Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70820
    (225) 766-8188
    1.2 8-12 78
  • Baton Rouge Lsu Laboratory School Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,441 student
    1.8 miles
    45 Dalrymple Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70803
    (225) 578-3221
    1.8 K-12 1,441
  • Baton Rouge University Terrace Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 423 students
    2.0 miles
    575 West Roosevelt
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    (225) 387-2328
    2 PK-5 423

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