Carter Academy

3111 Fallbrook Dr
Houston, TX 77038
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 598 students in grades 1-5, Carter Academy ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 1-5
  • Enrollment: 598 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50% in TX
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

School Overview

Carter Academy's student population of 598 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 1-5
Total Students
598 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Carter Academy ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Carter Academy is 0.48, 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#7209 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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11%
37%
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26%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
69%
53%
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Black
21%
13%
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White
4%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.48
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Carter Academy's ranking?
Carter Academy is ranked #7209 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Carter Academy often compared to?
Carter Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Anderson Academy, Sammons Elementary School, Gray Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
11% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 26% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Carter Academy?
598 students attend Carter Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Carter Academy students are Hispanic, 21% of students are Black, 5% of students are Asian, 4% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Carter Academy?
Carter Academy has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Carter Academy offer ?
Carter Academy offers enrollment in grades 1-5
What school district is Carter Academy part of?
Carter Academy is part of Aldine ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 1-5
  • Enrollment: 598 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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