Charter School Performance in Louisiana

This August 2013 report from the Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO) focuses on the performance of Louisiana and New Orleans charter schools and provides comparisons with district schools.

The report examines student performance data from 2005-2006 through 2010-2011 and includes comparisons based on demographics and poverty (analyses also are provided about black and Hispanic students who are not in poverty), special education and English language learners, and charter management organization (CMO) affiliation.

A chart is provided that shows the number of charter school openings and closures from 1996 to 2011.