Edna Karr Magnet School

3332 Huntlee Dr, New Orleans, LA 70131 | (504) 398-7115
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 843
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3332 Huntlee Drive, New Orleans, LA 70131
  • Principal or Admin: John Hiser
  • Fax: (504) 398-7118
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 843
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 50.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 387 (45.9%)
  • Females: 456 (54.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 54 (6.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 557 (66.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 611 (72.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Edna Karr Magnet School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black78392.9%
Asian293.4%
Hispanic161.9%
White151.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Edna Karr Magnet School
  Number Percent
9th Grade21125.0%
10th Grade21525.5%
11th Grade21125.0%
12th Grade20624.4%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 73%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:25%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,073
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Edna Karr Magnet School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,98030%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,20971%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Edna Karr Magnet School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 29, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Awesome Administration, Faculty & Staff. Great College Prepartory High School. Interesting and challenging curriculum. also offers many extra curricular activities.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Edna Karr Magnet School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on ECC and iLEAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • English II
  • English Language Arts
  • Math

ECC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201059.0%76.0%71.0%
200954.0%70.0%67.0%
 
English II Test
201087.0%84.0%80.0%
200984.0%81.0%77.0%
 

iLEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201071.0%73.0%64.0%
200968.0%69.0%65.0%
 
Math Test
201068.0%74.0%65.0%
200953.0%66.0%64.0%
 
Source: LA Department of Education 2009-2010

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