New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,531
College Readiness Index
25.5
Algebra Proficiency
2.7
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 370 Students
  • 31 Teachers

New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School
5625 LOYOLA AVE
NEW ORLEANS, LA 70115

Phone: (504) 324-7061

District: Orleans Parish

Overview

New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School is ranked 3rd within Louisiana. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School is 83 percent. The student body makeup is 46 percent male and 54 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 88 percent. New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School is 1 of 7 high schools in the Orleans Parish.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1531
State Rank
#3
Charter Rank
#156

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 370
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 88%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 73%
Full-Time Teachers 31

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 89%
Proficient in Algebra 71%
College Readiness Index 25.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School Yes
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 7
Total Students 6,228
Proficient in English (district average) 91%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 81%
College Readiness (district average) 26.2

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Nearby Schools

New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School is 1 of 7 schools in the Orleans Parish.

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