Dr M L Garza-gonzalez Charter School

  • Dr M L Garza-gonzalez Charter School serves 171 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dr M L Garza-gonzalez Charter School 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 student:teacher ratio of 19:1 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%.

Top Placements

Dr M L Garza-gonzalez Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Dr M L Garza-gonzalez Charter School's student population of 171 students has grown by 80% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students171 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dr M L Garza-gonzalez Charter School 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr M L Garza-gonzalez Charter School is 0.13, 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#6990 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
93%
52%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
2%
28%
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Diversity Score0.130.64
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Graduation Rate≥50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDr M L Garza-Gonzalez Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Dr M L Garza-gonzalez Charter School is Accelerated Learning Center (0.0 miles away)
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