Dallas Can Academy Charter-oak Cliff

  • Dallas Can Academy Charter-oak Cliff serves 689 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Dallas Can Academy Charter-oak Cliff 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Dallas Can Academy Charter-oak Cliff's student population of 689 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students689 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dallas Can Academy Charter-oak Cliff is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dallas Can Academy Charter-oak Cliff is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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)#7055 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:115:1
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Hispanic
79%
52%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
2%
28%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dallas Can Academy Charter-oak Cliff.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.340.63
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Graduation Rate
69%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
25%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dallas Can Academy Charter-oak Cliff 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 NameTexans Can Academies School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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