Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy

  • Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy serves 1,908 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 41:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy's student population of 1,908 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,908 students
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 41:1 has increased from 36:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1001 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
41%
63%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
60%
69%
Student : Teacher Ratio41:118:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Hispanic
3%
7%
Black
24%
44%
White
71%
44%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.440.60
Graduation Rate (16-17)50-54%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
52%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
2%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLouisiana Virtual Charter Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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