2220 Oretha Castle Haley Boule
New Orleans, LA 70113
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
James M. Singleton Charter School serves 305 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
James M. Singleton 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (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 28% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 305 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

School Overview

James M. Singleton Charter School's student population of 305 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
305 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

James M. Singleton Charter School 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 James M. Singleton Charter School is 0.23, 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
#1247 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of James M. Singleton 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
12%
9%
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Black
87%
42%
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White
n/a
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.23
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in James M. Singleton Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% LA state average), while 28% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 70% LA state average).

How many students attend James M. Singleton Charter School?

305 students attend James M. Singleton Charter School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

87% of James M. Singleton Charter School students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of James M. Singleton Charter School?

James M. Singleton Charter School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.

What grades does James M. Singleton Charter School offer ?

James M. Singleton Charter School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 305 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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