Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep (Closed 2013)

Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep served 145 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 35-39% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 30-34% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 80% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students145 students
This chart display total students of Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
35-39%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
30-34%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
65%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
20%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.530.61
This chart display the diversity score of Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Ralph J. Bunche Accelerated Academy For High School Prep is River Oaks Hospital (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ralph J Bunche Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
Recent Articles
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
The Common Core State Standards were developed as a means to prepare K-12 students for success in college or the workforce upon graduation from high school. Since their inception, they have been adopted by 43 states. While much support has been given for the standards, many criticisms have emerged as well.
June 17, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world on its head. The effects of the global pandemic will be felt for years to come, though maybe more so in certain populations. Here’s what you need to know about the current state of special education in the United States.