Kipp East Community

  • Kipp East Community serves 330 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kipp East Community placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

Kipp East Community places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Kipp East Community's student population of 330 students has grown by 127% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students330 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Kipp East Community
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kipp East Community is ranked within the top 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kipp East Community is 0.12, 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 School Rank#484 out of 1277 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
64%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
70%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kipp East Community and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
93%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kipp East Community and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
45%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Kipp East Community and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Diversity Score0.120.61
This chart display the diversity score of Kipp East Community and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kipp East Community 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 East Community Primary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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