Commander William C Mccool Academy

4402 31st St
Lubbock, TX 79410
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 388 students in grades 6-8, Commander William C Mccool Academy ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 388 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • : Top 50% in TX
  • : 39% (Top 50%)
  • : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

School Overview

Commander William C Mccool Academy's student population of 388 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Commander William C Mccool Academy ranks within the top 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Commander William C Mccool Academy is 0.60, 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)
#2840 out of 8079 schools
(Top 50%)
39%
37%
46%
42%
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
56%
53%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
29%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.60
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Commander William C Mccool Academy's ranking?
Commander William C Mccool Academy is ranked #2840 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Commander William C Mccool Academy?
388 students attend Commander William C Mccool Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Commander William C Mccool Academy students are Hispanic, 29% of students are White, 9% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Commander William C Mccool Academy?
Commander William C Mccool Academy has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Commander William C Mccool Academy offer ?
Commander William C Mccool Academy offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Commander William C Mccool Academy part of?
Commander William C Mccool Academy is part of Lubbock ISD School District.
In what neighborhood is Commander William C Mccool Academy located?
Commander William C Mccool Academy is located in the Coronado neighborhood of Lubbock, TX. There are 1 other public schools located in Coronado.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 388 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 39% (Top 50%)
  • : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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