Edgar P. Harney Spirit Of Excellence Academy
Edgar P. Harney Spirit Of Excellence Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 20%)
Edgar P. Harney Spirit Of Excellence Academy's student population of 298 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|School Type||Charter School|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-8|
|Total Students||298 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||22 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Edgar P. Harney Spirit Of Excellence Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Edgar P. Harney Spirit Of Excellence Academy is 0.17, which is less 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 Data||This School||State Level (LA)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1034 out of 1277 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||18:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Edgar P. Harney Spirit Of Excellence Academy School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Edgar P. Harney Spirit Of Excellence Academy is Kipp Booker T Washington (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sylvanie Williams College Prep (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mahalia Jackson Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- New Orleans Kipp Booker T Washington Grades: 9-10 | 226 students
2514 Third Street
New Orleans, LA 70113
(504) 609-2283 0.3 9-10 226
- New Orleans Mahalia Jackson Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 206 students
2405 Jackson Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70117
(504) 359-6950 0.3 PK-6 206
- New Orleans Sylvanie Williams College Prep Grades: PK-8 | 308 students
3127 Martin L. King Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70125
(504) 522-0100 0.3 PK-8 308
- New Orleans Kipp Central City Grades: K-8 | 955 students
2625 Thalia Street
New Orleans, LA 70185
(504) 373-6290 0.5 K-8 955
- New Orleans Rooted School Grades: 9 | 40 students
4238 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 383-4654 0.6 9 40
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