Cypress Academy

  • Cypress Academy serves 153 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Cypress Academy's student population of 153 students has grown by 200% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 150% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students153 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Cypress Academy
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cypress Academy's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cypress Academy is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cypress Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cypress Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
50%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cypress Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
31%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cypress Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cypress Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.640.61
This chart display the diversity score of Cypress Academy and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cypress Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrleans Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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