Brooks Academy Of Science And Engineering

  • Brooks Academy Of Science And Engineering serves 1,700 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 32% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Brooks Academy Of Science And Engineering 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 student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Brooks Academy Of Science And Engineering's student population of 1,700 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 83 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,700 students
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Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brooks Academy Of Science And Engineering 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 Brooks Academy Of Science And Engineering is 0.20, 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#6946 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
89%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
7%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.200.64
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brooks Academy Of Science And Engineering and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrooks Academy Of Science And Engineering School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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