Southside Alternative High School

4701 South Grand St.

Monroe, LA 71202

Tel: (318)651-4841
  • Southside Alternative High School serves 166 students in grades 1-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Southside Alternative High School operates within the Office Of Juvenile Justice School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 166 students has grown by 107% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 1-12
Total Students 166 students
Southside Alternative High School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Southside Alternative High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Southside Alternative High School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade Southside Alternative High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 4:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 16:1
Southside Alternative High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Southside Alternative High School Black Students (2009-2014)
Black
85%
44%
Southside Alternative High School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
15%
45%
Southside Alternative High School White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Southside Alternative High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Southside Alternative High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.26 0.35
Southside Alternative High School Diversity Score (2006-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
98%
58%
Southside Alternative High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Southside Alternative High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2010)

District Comparison

  • Office Of Juvenile Justice School District's student population of 284 students has grown by 51% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $52,656 is higher than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has grown by 111% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $52,653 is higher than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has grown by 111% over four years.
School District Name Office Of Juvenile Justice School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed 284 1,685
Office Of Juvenile Justice School District Students Managed (2006-2014)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $27 MM
Office Of Juvenile Justice School District District Total Revenue (2012-2014)
District Spending $15 MM $26 MM
Office Of Juvenile Justice School District District Spending (2012-2014)
District Revenue / Student $52,656 $15,711
Office Of Juvenile Justice School District District Revenue / Student (2012-2014)
District Spending / Student $52,653 $15,475
Office Of Juvenile Justice School District District Spending / Student (2012-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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    MonroeLA 71202
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