Rapides Training Academy

  • Rapides Training Academy serves 70 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Rapides Training Academy's student population of 70 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students70 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#1252 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
39%
44%
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White
59%
45%
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Diversity Score0.500.36
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Graduation Rate<50%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRapides Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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