Read more about student achievement in New Orleans in the 2013-14 school year.
Schools in New Orleans are generally showing positive gains in their school performance scores. Using the old scale, to allow for comparison, the table above categorizes schools based on their SPS growth from the 2011-12 school year to 2012-13. Most schools showed relatively modest gains (less than 10 points), but eight schools gained more than 20 points.
The chart to the right shows the distribution of students in New Orleans by school type and letter grade in the 2013-14 school year. Schools that are N/A have not yet been graded and those with a “T” are “Transformational,” because they have been taken over by another school operator.