Amigos Por Vida-friends For Life Charter School

  • Amigos Por Vida-friends For Life Charter School serves 513 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 96% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Amigos Por Vida-friends For Life Charter School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Amigos Por Vida-friends For Life Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Amigos Por Vida-friends For Life Charter School's student population of 513 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Amigos Por Vida-friends For Life Charter School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Amigos Por Vida-friends For Life Charter School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1348 out of 7953 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Amigos Por Vida-friends For Life Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
n/a
28%
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Diversity Score0.000.64
This chart display the diversity score of Amigos Por Vida-friends For Life Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Amigos Por Vida-friends For Life Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmigos Por Vida-Friends For Life Pub Chtr School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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