Louisiana State Penitentiary

  • Louisiana State Penitentiary serves 13 students in grades 10-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Louisiana State Penitentiary's student population of 13 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students13 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
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Black
93%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Louisiana State Penitentiary and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
7%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Louisiana State Penitentiary and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Louisiana State Penitentiary.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.130.61
This chart display the diversity score of Louisiana State Penitentiary and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana State Penitentiary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana State Penitentiary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpecial School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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