Peabody Magnet High School

2727 Jones Ave, Alexandria, LA 71302 | (318) 448-3457
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 726
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2727 Jones Avenue, Alexandria, LA 71302
  • Principal or Admin: Lee Andrew Dotson Jr.
  • Fax: (318) 487-0771
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 726
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 51.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 324 (44.6%)
  • Females: 402 (55.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 62 (8.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 559 (77.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 621 (85.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Peabody Magnet High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.6%
Black70597.1%
Asian20.3%
Hispanic--
White152.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Peabody Magnet High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade25635.3%
10th Grade18625.6%
11th Grade13919.1%
12th Grade14520.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 53%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:45%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,399
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Peabody Magnet High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$38,17525%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,76976%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

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4.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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3 reviews for Peabody Magnet High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on July 27, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Wonderfully built and great magnet and COE programs that prepare students for career fields and college.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on July 29, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Peabody Magnet High has always been an exceptional school and will continue to be. Keep up the good work Peabody Magnet High you are turning out some great future leaders.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Peabody Magnet High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on ECC and iLEAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • English II
  • English Language Arts
  • Math

ECC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201065.0%71.0%71.0%
200965.0%68.0%67.0%
 
English II Test
201084.0%88.0%80.0%
200970.0%85.0%77.0%
 

iLEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201046.0%63.0%64.0%
200954.0%68.0%65.0%
 
Math Test
201043.0%58.0%65.0%
200949.0%64.0%64.0%
 
Source: LA Department of Education 2009-2010

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