New Orleans Deserves Educational Equity

The Equity Index project seeks to provide transparency and accountability to help inform decision-making about education in New Orleans. We envision a city where every school values and promotes equity in policy and practice and all children receive an education that affirms their fundamental dignity and helps them thrive.

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Site Features

Navigating the Index

Search and Sort by School

Search and Sort by School

On the Schools page, you will find our listing of public schools in New Orleans. You can use the search bar to find an individual school or sort the list alphabetically in ascending or descending order. To see a school's equity report, simply click on its name.

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Filter Schools by Field

Filter Schools by Field

To narrow the listings on the Schools page, use the filters bar on the left. You can apply multiple filters (including Performance Grade, Charter Management Organization, and a number of access indicators) to create a customized list.

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Compare Schools Side-By-Side

Compare Schools Side-By-Side

You can use the Index's Compare function to see schools side by side. Simply select the schools you wish to compare using the checkbox and click compare to see a number of key indicators side-by-side.

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Explore

In-Depth Equity Profiles

See a School's Full Equity Profile, Including How It Measures Against the New Orleans Average

See a School's Full Equity Profile, Including How It Measures Against the New Orleans Average

To see an individual school's full equity profile, simply select it from the Schools page. There, you'll be able to see how the school performs on a number of key equity indicators, including Student Characteristics, Teacher Characteristics, and Financial Characteristics.

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