Vernon Parish Optional School is located in Leesville, LA and is one of 20 schools in Vernon Parish School District. It is a alt. school that serves 15 students in grades 7-12.
Alternative schools are public schools that offer nontraditional education for students whose needs cannot be met in a regular, special education, or vocational school. While alternative schools are distinct from regular, special education, and vocational schools in their teaching approach or classroom environment, they can provide similar services and/or curriculum for students. Alternative schools include schools for potential dropouts, residential treatment centers for substance abuse, schools for chronic truants, and schools for students with behavioral problems. See Vernon Parish Optional School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Vernon Parish Optional School had 5 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Louisiana average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.