Westbank Alternative School

2590 Barataria Blvd, Marrero, LA 70072 | (504) 371-4651
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 159
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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 159 middle school students from grades 6-8
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2590 Barataria Boulevard, Marrero, LA 70072
  • Principal or Admin: Preston J Gassery
  • Fax: (504) 371-8378
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: 159
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 17.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 9.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 95 (59.7%)
  • Females: 64 (40.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 7 (4.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 135 (84.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 142 (89.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Westbank Alternative School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Westbank Alternative School
  Number Percent
6th Grade3220.1%
7th Grade5635.2%
8th Grade7144.7%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 71%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:-
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 22 Years
  • Average Salary: $49,245
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Westbank Alternative School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience--
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$49,245100%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3

3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Westbank Alternative School

  • Reviewed by Student on September 29, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • how many six gade students
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 02, 2008
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • westbank stinks you cant do anything there

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