Beekman Charter School

  • Beekman Charter School serves 859 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Beekman Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Beekman Charter School's student population of 859 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students859 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Beekman Charter School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Beekman Charter School is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Beekman Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Beekman Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
Black
13%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Beekman Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
87%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Beekman Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Beekman Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.230.35
This chart display the diversity score of Beekman Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-89%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Beekman Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorehouse Parish School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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