Scenic Alternative High School (Closed 2016)

  • Scenic Alternative High School served 34 students in grades 7-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was <50% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 67%) for the 2012-2013 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 88% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.
  • Scenic Alternative High School operated within the Special School District.
  • Special School District's 5% graduation rate was lower than the Louisiana state average of 79%.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-11
Total Students34 students
Scenic Alternative High School Total Students (2004-2016)
Gender %Scenic Alternative High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Scenic Alternative High School Total Teachers (2004-2016)
Students by GradeScenic Alternative High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)<50%
67%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
Scenic Alternative High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2016)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Scenic Alternative High School Black Students (2004-2016)
Black
86%
44%
Scenic Alternative High School Black Students (2004-2016)
White
12%
45%
Scenic Alternative High School White Students (2004-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsScenic Alternative High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.250.61
Scenic Alternative High School Diversity Score (2004-2016)
Graduation Rate (13-14)<50%
77%
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
54%
Scenic Alternative High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Scenic Alternative High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

School District NameSpecial School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
2
Number of Students Managed3401,095
Special School District Students Managed (1991-2016)
District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
64%
District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
70%
District Graduation Rate≤5%
79%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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