School Results

Schools in Louisiana receive letter grades based in the state’s key measures of student learning which include:

  • Student proficiency on state assessments
  • Growth of non-proficient students on state assessments
  • Student ACT, IB, Dual Enrollment and AP results, and high school cohort graduation rates 
In the fall, Louisiana releases the final school report cards including letter grades and school performance scores.

In the spring
, Louisiana releases preliminary graduation rates from the prior year.

To assist districts with understanding and calculating 2013-14 school and district performance, the Department has created a number of resources: