639 Harrison Street
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Virtual Academy Of Lafourche serves 494 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.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Online School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 494 students
  • State Accredited: No
  • Live Instruction: Yes
  • Rolling Enrollment: No
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Top 50% in LA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Virtual Academy Of Lafourche's student population of 494 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
494 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (15-16)
1 teacher
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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 Rankings

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 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State 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 Ratio
n/a
17:1
American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
18%
42%
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White
72%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
81%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Online School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 494 students
  • State Accredited: No
  • Live Instruction: Yes
  • Rolling Enrollment: No
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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