Career Academy



Career Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Career Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 67
10 106
11 57
12 0

Career Academy is a public high school of the East Baton Rouge Parish School District located in Baton Rouge, LA. It has 230 students in grades 9th through 12th. Career Academy is the 297th largest public high school in Louisiana and the 16,295th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.4 to 1.

Total Students: 230
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.16

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Career Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 136
(59%)
5,607
(52%)
 Male 94
(41%)
5,260
(48%)

Career Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 227
(99%)
8,702
(80%)
 White 2
(1%)
1,333
(12%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
344
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
421
(4%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
46
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Career Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 198
(86%)
6,968
(64%)
 Not Eligible 17
(7%)
3,184
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(7%)
715
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Career Academy is ranked 241st out of 0 ranked schools in Louisiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Career Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 57.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Compare Career Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,438.2% 14.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 57.4%
 
This School 92.6%
 

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