Alpha Charter School

  • Alpha Charter School serves 171 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Alpha Charter School's student population of 171 students has grown by 47% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students171 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alpha Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alpha Charter School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
75%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
47%
52%
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Black
33%
13%
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White
13%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alpha Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.660.41
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Graduation Rate50-59%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlpha Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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