Operation Jumpstart Alternative School (Closed 2011)

The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-59% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 66%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-59% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 66%) for the 2009-10 school year.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students (09-10)
114 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
40-59%
66%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
40-59%
66%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
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American Indian
(09-10)
n/a
1%
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Asian
(09-10)
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
(09-10)
2%
3%
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Black
(09-10)
55%
46%
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White
(09-10)
43%
48%
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Hawaiian
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Diversity Score
n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch (09-10)
74%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Operation Jumpstart Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Operation Jumpstart Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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