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Louisiana School for the Agricultural Sciences

Louisiana School for the Agricultural Sciences is a coeducational public alternative charter magnet school for students in grades 7 through 12.

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Education Quality
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Cost Of Living
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Climate
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Institution Type: Public Setting: Rural

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Overview

Overview

Curriculum

Offers a 3-track program. Alternative/GED technical and college prep. Agri-science is a theme integrated across all curriculum to teach concepts through hands-on instruction. Academy-based.

Finance

Finance

Public charter schools are supported through lower levels of direct, public funding, as well as though private subsidies. As with district public schools, they do not charge tuition to students who attend them.

Academics

Academics

64% of students graduate from Louisiana School for the Agricultural Sciences

Test Scores

18 Average score for the ACT Composite

Adequate Yearly Progress

AYP was Met Overall for the year 2012.

AYP is a measurement defined by the United States federal No Child Left Behind Act that allows the U.S. Department of Education to determine how every public school and school district in the country is performing academically according to results on standardized tests.

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 306
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
7 61
8 56
9 48
10 55
11 51
12 35

Louisiana School for the Agricultural Sciences's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Louisiana School for the Agricultural Sciences's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 13 : 1
Gender 51% Male / 49% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

69% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Louisiana School for the Agricultural Sciences.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 73%
Multi-racial 0%
Hispanic/Latino 1%
Black or African American 25%
Asian 0%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%
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