5624 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Lusher Charter School serves 1,883 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Lusher Charter School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 98% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Lusher Charter School's student population of 1,883 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 109 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,883 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
109 teachers
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School Rankings

Lusher Charter School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lusher Charter School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#12 out of 1267 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
9%
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Black
22%
42%
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White
59%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
81%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 1,883 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in LA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 98% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60

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