Sylvanie Williams College Prep

Sylvanie Williams College Prep serves 308 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Sylvanie Williams College Prep's student population of 308 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Sylvanie Williams College Prep is 0.04, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
20-24%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
30-34%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sylvanie Williams College Prep 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
98%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sylvanie Williams College Prep and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
45%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sylvanie Williams College Prep. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.040.61
This chart display the diversity score of Sylvanie Williams College Prep and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sylvanie Williams College Prep and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSylvanie Williams College Prep School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sylvanie Williams College Prep is Kipp Booker T Washington (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Edgar P. Harney Spirit Of Excellence Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Orleans Edgar P. Harney Spirit Of Excellence Academy Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 298 students
    0.3 miles
    2503 Willow Street
    New Orleans, LA 70113
    (504) 952-5047
    0.3 K-8 298
  • New Orleans Kipp Central City Charter School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 955 students
    0.3 miles
    2625 Thalia Street
    New Orleans, LA 70185
    (504) 373-6290
    0.3 K-8 955
  • New Orleans Mahalia Jackson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 206 students
    0.4 miles
    2405 Jackson Avenue
    New Orleans, LA 70117
    (504) 359-6950
    0.4 PK-6 206
  • New Orleans Kipp Booker T Washington Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-10 | 226 students
    0.5 miles
    2514 Third Street
    New Orleans, LA 70113
    (504) 609-2283
    0.5 9-10 226
  • New Orleans Morris Jeff Community School Charter School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-9 | 876 students
    0.7 miles
    211 S. Lopez Street
    New Orleans, LA 70179
    (504) 373-6258
    0.7 PK-9 876

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