Walter L. Cohen College Prep School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there is 1 public school in Walter L. Cohen College Prep School District, serving 417 students.
  • Public school in Walter L. Cohen College Prep School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 70% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Louisiana.
  • The top ranked public school in Walter L. Cohen College Prep School District is Walter L. Cohen College Prep. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Louisiana public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameWalter L. Cohen College Prep School District
School District Phone Number(504)335-0404
School District Grades Offered07 - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
# of Schools1 School1,390 Schools
# of Students417 Students715,114 Students
# of Teachers28 Teachers40,276 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1

District Comparison

  • Walter L. Cohen College Prep School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 167 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 60-64% has decreased from 65-69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)50-54%
63%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)35-39%
69%
Graduation Rate
(16-17)
60-64%
79%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.410.61
# of American Indian Students2 Students4,792 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a11,353 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students95 Students49,532 Students
% Hispanic Students
23%
7%
# of Black Students308 Students311,575 Students
% Black Students
74%
43%
# of White Students12 Students319,574 Students
% White Students
3%
45%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a549 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a17,739 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 27,491
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 53,085
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 54,599
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 53,486
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 55,409
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 55,850
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 55,472
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 53,705
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 52,938
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 52,225
# of Students in 9th Grade:8756,540
# of Students in 10th Grade:11951,656
# of Students in 11th Grade:11147,514
# of Students in 12th Grade:10045,144
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Walter L. Cohen College Prep School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Walter L. Cohen College Prep Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3520 Dryades Street
    New Orleans, LA 70115
    (504)335-0400

    Grades: 7-12 | 417 students
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