Encore Academy

2518 Arts St
New Orleans, LA 70117
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 479 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Encore Academy ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 479 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : Bottom 50% in LA
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Encore Academy's student population of 479 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Encore Academy ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,237 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Encore Academy is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
#1088 out of 1237 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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7%
29%
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20%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
18%
9%
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Black
74%
42%
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White
6%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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0.42
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
46%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Encore Academy's ranking?
Encore Academy is ranked #1088 out of 1,237 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Louisiana.
What schools are Encore Academy often compared to?
Encore Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Dr. Martin Luther King Charter School For Sci Tech, Morris Jeff Community School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
7% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% LA state average), while 20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% LA state average).
How many students attend Encore Academy?
479 students attend Encore Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of Encore Academy students are Black, 18% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are White, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Encore Academy?
Encore Academy has a student ration of 17:1, which is equal to the Louisiana state average of 17:1.
What grades does Encore Academy offer ?
Encore Academy offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Encore Academy part of?
Encore Academy is part of Encore Academy School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 479 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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