Shreveport Job Corps Opportunity Center is located in Shreveport, LA and is one of 73 schools in Caddo Parish School District. It is a alt. school that serves 296 students in grades 6-12.
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 Shreveport Job Corps Opportunity Center's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Shreveport Job Corps Opportunity Center had 46% 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 Caddo Parish spends $10,422 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 58% on instruction, 36% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Caddo Parish District
In 2011, Shreveport Job Corps Opportunity Center had 118 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Louisiana average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.