Southern University Laboratory Virtual School

  • Southern University Laboratory Virtual School serves 300 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 65-69% (which is approximately equal to the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Southern University Laboratory Virtual School 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Southern University Laboratory Virtual School's student population of 300 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students300 students
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Southern University Laboratory Virtual School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Southern University Laboratory Virtual School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Southern University Laboratory Virtual School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#842 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southern University Laboratory Virtual School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southern University Laboratory Virtual School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
3%
7%
Black
30%
44%
White
64%
44%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southern University Laboratory Virtual School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.500.60
Graduation Rate (16-17)11-19%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
52%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
2%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthern University Lab School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Southern University Laboratory Virtual School is Southern University Lab School (0.4 miles away)
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