Inspired For Excellence Academy West

6333 South Braeswood,

Houston, TX, 77096-3699

Tel: (713)772-2200
Grades: 5-8

225 students

Inspired For Excellence Academy West serves 225 students in grades 5-8.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Inspired For Excellence Academy West operates within the Houston Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 225 students has grown by 95% over five years.
School Type Alternative school / Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 225 students
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Total Students (2009-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Students by Grade Inspired For Excellence Academy West Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
32%
50%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Hispanic (2009-2012)
Black
66%
13%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Black (2009-2012)
White
n/a
31%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West White (2011-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.47 0.64
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Diversity Score (2009-2012)
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.
27%
44%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2012)
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.
2%
7%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 221,759 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Houston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
278
3
Number of Students Managed 221,759 799
Houston Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $2,099 MM $9 MM
Houston Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2,082 MM $9 MM
Houston Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,481 $11,947
Houston Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,398 $12,666
Houston Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sharpstown High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Fondren Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elrod Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Houston Fondren Middle School
    Magnet School
    6333 South Braeswood
    Houston , TX , 77096
    (713)778-3360
    Magnet School
    0  mi  |  679  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Houston Elrod Elementary School
    Magnet School
    6230 Dumfries Dr
    Houston , TX , 77096
    (713)778-3330
    Magnet School
    0.4  mi  |  590  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Houston Mcnamara Elementary School
    8714 Mcavoy Dr
    Houston , TX , 77074
    (713)778-3460
    0.6  mi  |  817  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Houston Sharpstown High School
    Magnet School
    7504 Bissonnet St
    Houston , TX , 77074
    (713)771-7215
    Magnet School
    0.8  mi  |  1277  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Houston Sugar Grove Academy
    8405 Bonhomme
    Houston , TX , 77074
    (713)271-0214
    0.9  mi  |  619  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Did You Know?
Houston, TX public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.47, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Houston is Harmony School Of Discovery - Houston. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.