Mainland Preparatory Academy

Tel: (409)934-9100
Grades: PK-8

392 students

Mainland Preparatory Academy serves 392 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 70%.
Mainland Preparatory Academy operates within the Mainland Preparatory Academy School District.

Overview

The student population of 392 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 392 students
Mainland Preparatory Academy Total Students (1999-2013)
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Mainland Preparatory Academy Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2013)
Students by Grade Mainland Preparatory Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 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 10:1 14:1
Mainland Preparatory Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2013)
Hispanic
12%
51%
Mainland Preparatory Academy Hispanic (1999-2013)
Black
81%
13%
Mainland Preparatory Academy Black (1999-2013)
White
4%
30%
Mainland Preparatory Academy White (1999-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Mainland Preparatory Academy Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.33 0.41
Mainland Preparatory Academy Diversity Score (1999-2013)
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.
55%
53%
Mainland Preparatory Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2013)
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.
12%
7%
Mainland Preparatory Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 392 students has decreased by 22% over five years.
School District Name Mainland Preparatory Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 392 822
Mainland Preparatory Academy School District Number of Students Managed (1999-2013)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $9 MM
Mainland Preparatory Academy School District Total Revenue (1999-2009)
District Spending $4 MM $9 MM
Mainland Preparatory Academy School District Spending (1999-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,438 $11,947
Mainland Preparatory Academy School District Revenue / Student (1999-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,758 $12,666
Mainland Preparatory Academy School District Spending / Student (1999-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is La Marque High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Premier Learning Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westlawn Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • La MarqueLa Marque High School
    300 Vauthier Rd
    La MarqueTX 77568
    (409)938-4261
    0.5 mi | 729 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • La MarqueWestlawn Elementary School
    1217 Vauthier Rd
    La MarqueTX 77568
    (409)908-5100
    0.6 mi | 285 students | Gr. 1-6                      
  • La MarquePremier Learning Academy
    Charter School
    5130 Casey
    La MarqueTX 77568
    (409)935-8369
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | 362 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • TomballScholars Academy
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    612 Malone St
    TomballTX 77375
    (281)516-0993
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    1.2 mi | 11 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • La MarqueEarly Childhood Learning Center
    100 Lake Rd
    La MarqueTX 77568
    (409)935-3020
    1.3 mi | 554 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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