Joseph A. Craig Charter School

1423 St. Phillip Street
New Orleans, LA 70116
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Joseph A. Craig Charter School serves 300 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Joseph A. Craig 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 27% (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 33% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.

Top Rankings

Joseph A. Craig Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Joseph A. Craig Charter School's student population of 300 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 42% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Rankings

Joseph A. Craig 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 Joseph A. Craig Charter School is 0.08, 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
#1221 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
96%
43%
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White
n/a
45%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.080.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
52%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJoseph A. Craig Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Joseph A. Craig Charter School is Joseph S. Clark Preparatory High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kipp Morial (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Orleans Joseph S. Clark Preparatory High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 97 students
    0.3 miles
    1301 North Derbigny Street
    New Orleans, LA 70115
    (504) 373-6267
    0.3 9-12 97
  • New Orleans Mcdonogh #35 College Preparatory School Math: ≥50% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 860 students
    0.3 miles
    4000 Cadillac Street
    New Orleans, LA 70122
    (504) 324-7600
    0.3 9-12 860
  • New Orleans Kipp Morial Charter School
    Math: 53% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 933 students
    0.5 miles
    7701 Grant St
    New Orleans, LA 70126
    (504) 566-1706
    0.5 K-8 933
  • New Orleans Success Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 436 students
    0.6 miles
    2011 Bienville Street
    New Orleans, LA 70122
    (504) 388-0208
    0.6 K-8 436
  • New Orleans Mcdonogh 42 Charter School Charter School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 408 students
    0.9 miles
    1651 N Tonti Street
    New Orleans, LA 70119
    (504) 942-3660
    0.9 PK-8 408

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