New Orleans Military & Maritime Academy

  • New Orleans Military & Maritime Academy serves 763 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 76% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • New Orleans Military & Maritime Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

Top Placements

New Orleans Military & Maritime Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • New Orleans Military & Maritime Academy's student population of 763 students has grown by 41% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 24% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students763 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Orleans Military & Maritime Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,278 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 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Orleans Military & Maritime Academy is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#622 out of 1278 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
21%
7%
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Black
45%
44%
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White
30%
44%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.670.60
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Graduation Rate (16-17)85-89%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Orleans Military & Maritime Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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