Mary D. Coghill Elementary School (Closed 2014)

  • Mary D. Coghill Elementary School served 590 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 55% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 67%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 59% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Mary D. Coghill Elementary 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 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 was higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.

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Mary D. Coghill Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students590 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (12-13)#1000 out of 1292 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mary D. Coghill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mary D. Coghill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio30:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
100%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mary D. Coghill Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.000.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mary D. Coghill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mary D. Coghill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrleans Parish School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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