Dallas Can Academy Charter

Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Dallas Can Academy Charter serves 503 students in grades 9-12.
Dallas Can Academy Charter 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 11% (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 11% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Dallas Can Academy Charter places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Dallas Can Academy Charter's student population of 503 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students503 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Dallas Can Academy Charter 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 Dallas Can Academy Charter is 0.69, which is more 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
#7896 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:115:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
46%
52%
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Black
27%
13%
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White
16%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.690.64
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Graduation Rate
47%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dallas Can Academy Charter is Innovation Design Entrepreneurship Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Uplift Peak Preparatory Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cesar Chavez Learning Center (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dallas Innovation Design Entrepreneurship Academy Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-11 | 263 students
    0.1 miles
    4800 Ross Ave
    Dallas, TX 75204
    (972) 794-6800
    0.1 9-11 263
  • Dallas Cesar Chavez Learning Center Math: 34% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 470 students
    0.2 miles
    1710 N Carroll
    Dallas, TX 75204
    (972) 925-1000
    0.2 PK-5 470
  • Dallas Uplift Peak Preparatory Primary Charter School
    Math: 53% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 600 students
    0.2 miles
    4600 Bryan St
    Dallas, TX 75207
    (214) 821-7325
    0.2 K-5 600
  • Dallas John F Kennedy Learning Center Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 326 students
    0.3 miles
    1803 Moser
    Dallas, TX 75206
    (972) 794-7100
    0.3 PK-5 326
  • Dallas Uplift Peak Preparatory High School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 438 students
    0.3 miles
    4600 Bryan St Bldg 2
    Dallas, TX 75207
    (214) 821-7325
    0.3 9-12 438

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