Harriet Tubman Charter School

  • Harriet Tubman Charter School serves 647 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Harriet Tubman 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 17:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Harriet Tubman Charter School's student population of 647 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students647 students
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Harriet Tubman Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Harriet Tubman Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harriet Tubman Charter School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#925 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
49%
63%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
60%
69%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
Hispanic
11%
7%
Black
88%
44%
White
1%
44%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harriet Tubman Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.220.60
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
52%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarriet Tubman Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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