Bexar County Academy

Bexar County Academy serves 374 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Bexar County Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Bexar County Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Bexar County Academy's student population of 374 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students374 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Bexar County Academy
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Bexar County Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bexar County Academy is 0.15, 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 Testing Rank
#6395 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
92%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bexar County Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.150.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBexar County Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bexar County Academy is Memorial High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Longfellow Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodlawn Hills Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Antonio Woodlawn Hills Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 497 students
    0.2 miles
    110 W Quill Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78228
    (210) 438-6565
    0.2 PK-5 497
  • San Antonio Longfellow Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 854 students
    0.6 miles
    1130 E Sunshine Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78228
    (210) 438-6520
    0.6 6-8 854
  • Plano Lone Star Language Academy Charter School
    Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 111 students
    0.8 miles
    5301 Democracy Dr
    Plano, TX 75024
    (972) 244-7220
    0.8 K-3 111
  • San Antonio Glass Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 604 students
    0.9 miles
    519 Clearview Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78228
    (210) 397-1950
    0.9 PK-5 604
  • San Antonio Huppertz Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 400 students
    0.9 miles
    247 Bangor Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78228
    (210) 438-6580
    0.9 PK-5 400

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