Linwood Public Charter School

401 West 70th Street
Shreveport, LA 71106
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,050 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Linwood Public Charter School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 14% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 1,050 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • : Bottom 50% in LA
  • : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Linwood Public Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

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School Overview

Linwood Public Charter School's student population of 1,050 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
1,050 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Linwood Public Charter School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,251 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Linwood Public Charter School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (LA)
#1205 out of 1251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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5%
32%
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14%
42%
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7%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Linwood Public Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
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1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
95%
42%
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White
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43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.10
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
46%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Linwood Public Charter School's ranking?
Linwood Public Charter School is ranked #1205 out of 1,251 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Louisiana.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% LA state average), while 14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% LA state average).
How many students attend Linwood Public Charter School?
1,050 students attend Linwood Public Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Linwood Public Charter School students are Black, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Linwood Public Charter School?
Linwood Public Charter School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.
What grades does Linwood Public Charter School offer ?
Linwood Public Charter School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Linwood Public Charter School part of?
Linwood Public Charter School is part of Recovery School District-Lde.
In what neighborhood is Linwood Public Charter School located?
Linwood Public Charter School is located in the Cedar Grove Lynbrook neighborhood of Shreveport, LA. There are 7 other public schools located in Cedar Grove Lynbrook.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 1,050 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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