Wilson Charter School

3617 General Pershing Street
New Orleans, LA 70125
  • Wilson Charter School serves 581 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (which is equal to the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Wilson Charter School's student population of 581 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students581 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Wilson Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Wilson Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Wilson Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wilson Charter School is 0.30, 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#940 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
63%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
69%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Hispanic
17%
6%
Black
82%
44%
White
1%
45%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wilson Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.300.36
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
60%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrleans Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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