Tangipahoa Alternative Programs (Closed 2013)

  • Tangipahoa Alternative Programs served 149 students in grades 1-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 11-19% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 11-19% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Tangipahoa Alternative Programs 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 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 79% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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Tangipahoa Alternative Programs places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12
Total Students149 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (11-12)#1309 out of 1314 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tangipahoa Alternative Programs 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tangipahoa Alternative Programs 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
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Black
79%
44%
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White
21%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tangipahoa Alternative Programs.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.340.60
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Graduation Rate≤10%
76%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tangipahoa Alternative Programs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTangipahoa Parish School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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