Louisiana School For Math Science & The Arts

  • Louisiana School For Math Science & The Arts serves 349 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 66%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Louisiana School For Math Science & The Arts placed in the top 1% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Louisiana School For Math Science & The Arts places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Louisiana School For Math Science & The Arts's student population of 349 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school / Magnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students349 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Louisiana School For Math Science & The Arts is ranked within the top 1% of all 0 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 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Louisiana School For Math Science & The Arts is 0.50, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)≥90%
66%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
13%
44%
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White
69%
44%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
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Diversity Score0.500.61
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Graduation Rate≥95%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLouisiana School For Math Science & The Arts School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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