Linwood Public Charter School

  • Linwood Public Charter School serves 701 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Linwood Public 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Linwood Public Charter School's student population of 701 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students701 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Linwood Public Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Linwood Public Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Linwood Public Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Linwood Public Charter School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#1152 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
63%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
69%
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
Black
100%
44%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Linwood Public Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.000.60
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
60%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShreveport Charter School Inc. School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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