East Baton Rouge Laboratory Academy is located in Baton Rouge, LA and is one of 91 schools in East Baton Rouge Parish School District. It is a magnet school that serves 290 students in grades 8-12.
Magnet schools are public schools that offer a specialized curriculum or educational philosophy, often with a specific focus or theme. Magnet schools promote student diversity because they are open to students outside the normal school district boundaries and often attract high caliber students through competitive programs.
East Baton Rouge Laboratory Academy made AYP in 2010. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Louisiana in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See East Baton Rouge Laboratory Academy's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, East Baton Rouge Laboratory Academy had 78% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Louisiana had 66% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The East Baton Rouge Parish spends $12,408 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 56% on instruction, 39% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about East Baton Rouge Parish District
In 2011, East Baton Rouge Laboratory Academy had 14 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Louisiana average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For Louisiana, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2010 integrated Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (iLEAP) Results, Louisiana Educational Assessment Program for the 21st Century (LEAP 21) Results and Graduation Exit Examination (GEE) Results for all subjects tested.more...