Kipp Central City Academy (Closed 2018)

  • Kipp Central City Academy served 424 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 64% (which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 77% (which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kipp Central City Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students424 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Kipp Central City Academy
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Kipp Central City Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#509 out of 1278 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kipp Central City Academy 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kipp Central City Academy 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 Ratio16:118:1
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
98%
44%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kipp Central City Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.040.61
This chart display the diversity score of Kipp Central City Academy and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kipp Central City Academy 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 NameKIPP Central City Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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