Harriet Tubman Charter School

Harriet Tubman Charter School serves 647 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Harriet Tubman Charter School 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 Harriet Tubman Charter School is 0.22, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#904 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harriet Tubman Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
10%
7%
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Black
88%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Harriet Tubman Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
2%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.220.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
52%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Harriet Tubman Charter School is Lord Beaconsfield Landry-oliver Perry Walker High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is William J. Fischer Accelerated Academy (0.6 miles away)
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I love my school. They teachers really help me learn. Children feel safe when they are here at all time. We are provided with the best team of educators. And we are never just working all the time, we have enough free time each day. GO HT!!!!!
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