Allen Parish

Allen Parish is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Dec 31, 2018

Goals updated only for participating parishes

98%

of maintaining goals completed

Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 546 1508
Current 108 154
Transitioning 310 348
Workforce category not identified +
Goals Actual
Improved Certificates 133 212

Employer Supporting Goals

Employers supporting
New and reaffirming employers support goal 16
New and reaffirming employers support actual 4

Allen Parish

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
NCRC
Plus
Emerging High School 1487 273 887 290 37 156
College 21 + 14 6 + +
Current Private 89 18 54 + + 8
Public 65 15 43 7 0 11
Transitioning Adult Education 5 + 4 + 0 +
Unemployed 342 84 208 43 7 25
Recent Veteran + + 0 + 0 0
Workforce category not identified + + + 0 0 0
Totals 2011 392 1210 364 45 203

The table above is a detailed breakdown of the same ACT WorkKeys NCRC data presented in the upper right box on this page and represents ACT WorkKeys NCRCs earned or improved throughout the community. All ACT WorkKeys NCRC data is updated monthly.

+ Value less than 4

Employers in Allen Parish recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

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Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 546 1508
Current 108 154
Transitioning 310 348
Workforce category not identified +
Goals Actual
Improved Certificates 133 212

Employer Supporting Goals

Employers supporting 20
New and reaffirming employers support goal 16
New and reaffirming employers support actual 4

Allen Parish

Service Delivery for ACT WorkKeys NCRC


CLTCC
sallyseaman@cltcc.edu
318-335-3944
Allen Business & Career Solutions Center
337-639-2175

Participating High Schools

Oakdale High
Fairview High
Oberlin High
Elizabeth High
Kinder High
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If you are an employer and want more information on how to access services, please contact:

Oakdale Area Chamber of Commerce
318-335-1729

Improved ACT NCRC


To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Not Earned 31 18 2 0
Bronze 105 3 0
Silver 50 0
Gold 3

About ACT


Founded in 1959, ACT is a not-for-profit organization headquartered in Iowa City, Iowa, and dedicated to helping people achieve education and workplace success. ACT provides a broad array of assessment, research, information and program management solutions in the areas of education and workforce development.

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This website reports the ACT® WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates earned at the county and state level and the progress being made by those participating states and counties in the ACT Work Ready Community initiative. This site only represents data stored in the ACT RegiSTAR™ system, a web-based reporting and management tool for ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates.


State and national ACT WorkKeys NCRC data runs from January 2006 through December 31, 2018 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through December 31, 2018 , while national job profile data reaches back to 1993. Again, please note that county-level ACT WorkKeys NCRC data collection began in January 2012 for WorkKeys Internet Version, and in July 2012 for pencil and paper assessments. State and national certificate totals include historical data prior to 2012.


WorkKeys® assessments are used across the nation, and many states have built their own Career Readiness Certificates based upon WorkKeys assessment results. You will find an asterisk denoting those states. This website will continue to evolve as the first two rounds of participating states give us feedback on what they would like to see -- and based on your feedback, as well.


Please contact us if you have comments, questions or would like to receive more information.