Wilson Charter School

3617 General Pershing Street
Wilson Charter School serves 643 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (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 58% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 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).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students643 students
Gender % This chart display gender of Wilson Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Wilson Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

Wilson Charter School 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 Wilson Charter School is 0.30, 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 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#853 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
64%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
70%
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
17%
7%
Black
82%
43%
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 Wilson Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.300.61
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
52%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilson Charter School District
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wilson Charter School is Rooted School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lycee Francais De La Nouvelle-orleans (0.5 miles away)
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