Dallas Can Academy Charter

  • Dallas Can Academy Charter serves 551 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (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 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 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%.

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School Overview

  • Dallas Can Academy Charter's student population of 551 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students551 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dallas Can Academy Charter's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dallas Can Academy Charter is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#7510 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
67%
52%
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Black
31%
13%
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White
2%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dallas Can Academy Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.460.41
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Graduation Rate
62%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTexans Can Academies School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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