Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy

Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy serves 746 students in grades Prekindergarten-10.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Pierre A. Capdau Learning 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy's student population of 746 students has grown by 81% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 36% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-10
Total Students746 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy is 0.10, 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 Testing Rank
#1127 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
95%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
45%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.100.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePierre A. Capdau Learning Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy is Lake Area New Technical Early College High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Esperanza Charter School (0.5 miles away)
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The teachers never show up. The student never come to school and when they do they fight. They learn nothing!
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