Career Development Center is located in Monroe, LA and is one of 20 schools in City Of Monroe School District. It is a alt. school that serves 85 students in grades 8-9.
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 Career Development Center's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Career Development Center had 76% 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 City of Monroe spends $10,985 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 59% on instruction, 35% on support services, 6% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about City of Monroe District
In 2011, Career Development Center had 43 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Louisiana average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.