Excellence Academy Charter School (Closed 2018)

811 Washington Street
Monroe, LA
  • Excellence Academy Charter School served 196 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 20-24% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 35-39% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Excellence Academy Charter School 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

Excellence Academy Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students196 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1239 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Excellence Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Excellence Academy Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
100%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Excellence Academy Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Excellence Academy Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.000.61
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Excellence Academy Charter School 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 NameCity Of Monroe School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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