PROFICIENCY 99% 50% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #1 of 134 in New Orleans
  • Ranked #2 of 1725 in Louisiana
Proficiency Averages
55%New Orleans

Lusher Charter School is a school servicing grades KG to 12 and is located in the district of "Orleans Parish School District" in New Orleans, LA. There are a total of 1,761 students and 110 teachers at Lusher Charter School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1.

Lusher Charter School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 98.5%, which is 50% higher than the Louisiana average.

Lusher Charter School location


Student/Teacher ratio17:1


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Lusher Charter School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

3>= 95%
4>= 95%
5>= 95%
6>= 95%
7>= 95%
8>= 95%
High School>= 95%

Proficiency in languages by grade

3>= 95%
4>= 95%
5>= 95%
6>= 95%
7>= 95%
8>= 95%
High School>= 95%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Lusher Charter School race/ethnicity breakdown

White n/a 14.5% 49.4% 51.1%
Black n/a 75.1% 41.4% 15.9%
Asian n/a 1.1% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 7.5% 4.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.2% 0.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 1.5% 1.7% 3.1%

New Orleans demographics profile

StatisticNew OrleansLouisianaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,26010891
Median age35.536.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%52%55%
Speak English91%92%79%
Speak Spanish4%4%13%

Education level achieved in New Orleans

IndexNew OrleansLouisianaNational
Completed 8th grade84.1%80.2%84.3%
Completed high school82.9%78.5%83.0%
Completed some college62.7%49.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree40.7%28.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors36.2%23.0%30.3%
Completed masters15.5%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.0%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Lusher Charter School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.