Westside Alternative High School (Closed 2010)

1005 West Green Street
Tallulah, LA 71282
  • Westside Alternative High School served 8 students in grades 10-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 88% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

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School Overview

School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students8 students
This chart display total students of Westside Alternative High School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Westside Alternative High School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ratio8:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Westside Alternative High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
88%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westside Alternative High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
12%
44%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Westside Alternative High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.210.61
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Westside Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
2%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpecial School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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