Bunche Academy for High School Preparation

8101 Simon St, Metairie, LA 70003 | (504) 737-3132
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Student Enrollment: 160
Rating
Not Available

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Bunche Academy for High School Preparation

Use the form below to search for alumni from Bunche Academy for High School Preparation.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 160 elementary and high school students from grades 5-8
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8101 Simon Street, Metairie, LA 70003
  • Principal or Admin: Jan Somoza
  • Fax: (504) 737-7606
School Operational Details
  • Alternative School
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 160
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 18.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 8.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 94 (58.8%)
  • Females: 66 (41.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 15 (9.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 122 (76.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 137 (85.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bunche Academy for High School Preparation Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black10163.1%
Asian10.6%
Hispanic2213.8%
White3622.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bunche Academy for High School Preparation
  Number Percent
5th Grade4427.5%
7th Grade10263.8%
8th Grade148.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 70%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:30%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $46,903
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Bunche Academy for High School Preparation Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience--
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$46,903100%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Bunche Academy for High School Preparation!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
The Bridge Academy at John Martyn
9-12 | 74 Students | 3.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Riverside Alternative High School
1-12 | 104 Students | 4.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Jefferson Parish School for Science & Technology
6-12 | 311 Students | 4.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Juvenile Alternative School
9-12 | 69 Students | 8.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Youth Study Center School
4-11 | 28 Students | 8.6 miles away

5 out of 5
-

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Bunche Academy for High School Preparation and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Is Your Child Happy at School?
As a parent, you'd love to have your child share all of his feelings with you. It would be so easy...
Educators and Childhood Obesity
Obesity in childhood is rising to epidemic proportions in America and educators should be...
Break the Cycle: Teen Dating Violence and Prevention Week
February 5 through 9 was "National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Week"....