Renew Scitech Academy At Laurel

Renew Scitech Academy At Laurel serves 641 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Renew Scitech Academy At Laurel 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Renew Scitech Academy At Laurel places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Renew Scitech Academy At Laurel's student population of 641 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Renew Scitech Academy At Laurel is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Renew Scitech Academy At Laurel is 0.10, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#1113 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
95%
43%
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White
1%
45%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.100.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
52%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRenew Scitech Academy At Laurel School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Renew Scitech Academy At Laurel is Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Encore Academy (0.2 miles away)
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