Cohen College Prep

  • Cohen College Prep serves 391 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 60-64% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Cohen College Prep placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Cohen College Prep's student population of 391 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students391 students
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Cohen College Prep by grade.

School Comparison

  • Cohen College Prep is ranked within the bottom 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 9:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cohen College Prep is 0.19, 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)45-49%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
70%
Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
Hispanic
8%
6%
Black
90%
44%
White
2%
45%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cohen College Prep.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.190.35
Graduation Rate65-69%
79%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSylvanie Williams College Prep School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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