Louisiana School For Visually Impaired

  • Louisiana School For Visually Impaired serves 62 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (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 50-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Louisiana School For 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Louisiana School For Visually Impaired's student population of 62 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students62 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Louisiana School For 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Louisiana School For Visually Impaired is 0.54, which is more 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
64%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:113:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
54%
44%
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White
41%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.540.35
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Graduation Rate<50%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa s For The Deaf And Visually Impaired School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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