St. John Alternative School (Closed 2014)

St. John Alternative School served 68 students in grades 2-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 60-64% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 67%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-44% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 85% 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 2-12
Total Students68 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of St. John Alternative School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
60-64%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of St. John Alternative 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
40-44%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of St. John Alternative 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio5:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of St. John Alternative School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in St. John Alternative School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in St. John Alternative School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
85%
43%
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White
15%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in St. John Alternative School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in St. John Alternative School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.260.61
This chart display the diversity score of St. John Alternative School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(12-13)
≤20%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in St. John Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in St. John Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. John The Baptist Parish School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to St. John Alternative School is East St. John High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West St. John Elementary School (k-7) (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fifth Ward Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Reserve Fifth Ward Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 495 students
    0.6 miles
    158 Panther Drive
    Reserve, LA 70084
    (985) 536-4221
    0.6 PK-4 495
  • Edgard West St. John Elementary School (k-7) Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-7 | 302 students
    1.6 miles
    2555 La Hwy. 18
    Edgard, LA 70049
    (985) 497-3347
    1.6 PK-7 302
  • La Place East St. John Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 426 students
    1.9 miles
    400 Ory Drive
    La Place, LA 70068
    (985) 536-8450
    1.9 5-8 426
  • Reserve East St. John High School Math: 66% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,456 student
    1.9 miles
    #1 Wildcat Drive
    Reserve, LA 70084
    (985) 536-4226
    1.9 9-12 1,456
  • La Place John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 457 students
    2.0 miles
    182 West Fifth Street
    La Place, LA 70068
    (985) 651-3700
    2 K-8 457
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