2518 Arts St
New Orleans, LA 70117
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Encore Academy serves 528 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Encore Academy 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 528 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Encore Academy's student population of 528 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
528 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Encore Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Encore Academy is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1069 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
17%
9%
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Black
73%
42%
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White
7%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 528 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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