Virtual Academy Of Lafourche

Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Virtual Academy Of Lafourche serves 452 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Virtual Academy Of Lafourche 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Virtual Academy Of Lafourche's student population of 452 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 1300% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students452 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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State Accredited Program
No
Personalized Content
No
Live Instruction
Yes
Rolling Enrollment
No
Flexible Class Schedule
No
Accelerated Offerings
No
Classes for Credit/Part Time Options
No
Dedicated College Counselor
No
Tutoring/Mentoring
No
Community Clubs/Activities Offered
No

School Comparison

Virtual Academy Of Lafourche is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Virtual Academy Of Lafourche is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#924 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio32:117:1
American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
9%
43%
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White
81%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.340.61
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafourche Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Virtual Academy Of Lafourche is Thibodaux High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bayou Community Academy Charter School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thibodaux Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Thibodaux Thibodaux Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 611 students
    0.6 miles
    700 East Seventh Street
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 446-6116
    0.6 PK-1 611
  • Thibodaux Bayou Community Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-8 | 485 students
    0.7 miles
    800 East Seventh Street
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 446-3011
    0.7 PK-8 485
  • Thibodaux East Thibodaux Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 302 students
    0.7 miles
    802 East Seventh Street
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 446-5616
    0.7 6-8 302
  • Thibodaux West Thibodaux Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 402 students
    1.0 miles
    1111 East Twelfth Street
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 446-6889
    1 6-8 402
  • Thibodaux The Max Charter School Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-8 | 120 students
    1.3 miles
    100 Afton Drive
    Thibodaux, LA 70310
    (985) 227-9500
    1.3 1-8 120

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