Young Audiences Charter School

  • Young Audiences Charter School serves 697 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 64% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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Young Audiences Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Young Audiences Charter School's student population of 697 students has grown by 94% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 52% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students697 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Young Audiences Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Young Audiences Charter School is 0.61, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#846 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
6%
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Black
54%
44%
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White
31%
45%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Young Audiences Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.610.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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