Willow Charter Academy

1818 Northeast Evangeline Thro
Lafayette, LA 70501
  • Willow Charter Academy serves 475 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (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 46% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Willow Charter Academy's student population of 475 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 41% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students475 students
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Willow Charter Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Willow Charter Academy's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Willow Charter Academy is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#1194 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
63%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
69%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
Black
95%
44%
White
5%
45%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Willow Charter Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.100.36
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
60%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWillow Charter Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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