ACADEMICS
Student progress
10/10

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

High progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.


ACADEMICS
College readiness

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The best high schools offer advanced courses to all students, not a select few.

Parent Tip
The best high schools offer advanced courses to all students, not a select few.

ACADEMICS
College success
What does it take for a high school to stand out in terms of helping all students succeed in college? Learn about the best practices of award-winning schools.
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This school has earned a 2020 College Success Award based on its success in preparing students for college and ultimately career. See more winners.
Parent Tip
Students who are unprepared for college-level work may find themselves in costly remedial classes and are more likely to drop out of college. Successful high schools help kids find their passions and succeed after graduation.

ACADEMICS
Advanced courses
Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this school how they ensure that students are well prepared.

ACADEMICS
Test scores
10/10
Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.
Parent Tip
Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.

EQUITY
Equity overview
10/10
Underserved students at this school are performing far better than other students in the state, and this school is successfully closing the achievement gap.
Parent Tip
Does this school offer opportunity for all its students, or leave some behind? Successful schools understand how to close the achievement gap.

EQUITY
Race/ethnicity
These 5 tips to start a conversation at your school about helping all students succeed.

EQUITY
Low-income students

EQUITY
Students with disabilities

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ENVIRONMENT
Student demographics
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ENVIRONMENT
Teachers & staff
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ENVIRONMENT
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2001 Leon C Simon Drive New Orleans, LA 70122
Principal: Dr. Patrick Widhalm
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