Fort Worth Can Academy - South

Tel: (817)735-1515
Grades 9-12
229 students
Fort Worth Can Academy - South serves 229 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Fort Worth Can Academy - South operates within the Texans Can Academies-2 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 229 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school / Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 229 students
Gender % Fort Worth Can Academy - South Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Students by Grade Fort Worth Can Academy - South Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Hispanic
85%
52%
Black
3%
13%
White
11%
29%
Two or more races
1%
2%
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.27 0.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
78%
53%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The revenue/student of $8,744 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,251 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Texans Can Academies-2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
n/a
3
Number of Students Managed n/a 838
Texans Can Academies-2 School District Students Managed (2003-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a 83%
Texans Can Academies-2 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2002)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $9 MM
Texans Can Academies-2 School District District Total Revenue (2003-2014)
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
Texans Can Academies-2 School District District Spending (2000-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,744 $12,250
Texans Can Academies-2 School District District Revenue / Student (2003-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,251 $12,682
Texans Can Academies-2 School District District Spending / Student (2003-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is T R U C E Learning Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is T R U C E Learning Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Castleberry Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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