Madison Preparatory Academy

  • Madison Preparatory Academy serves 576 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Madison Preparatory 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 21:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Madison Preparatory Academy's student population of 576 students has grown by 66% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students576 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Madison Preparatory 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 21:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Madison Preparatory Academy is 0.00, 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 School Rank (16-17)#748 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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Black
100%
44%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Madison Preparatory Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.000.61
Graduation Rate90-94%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Madison Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCommunity School For Apprenticeship Learning Inc. School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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