3617 General Pershing Street
New Orleans, LA 70125
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Wilson Charter School serves 664 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Wilson Charter 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is equal to the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher 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 57% (majority Black).

School Overview

Wilson Charter School's student population of 664 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
664 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Wilson Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wilson Charter School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#778 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
27%
9%
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Black
72%
42%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
53%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 664 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 64% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.41

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