Edna Alternative

  • Edna Alternative serves 13 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Edna Alternative 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Edna Alternative's student population of 13 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students13 students
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Edna Alternative by grade.

School Comparison

  • Edna Alternative is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,686 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edna Alternative is 0.62, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Edna Alternative and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
Hispanic
47%
52%
Black
38%
13%
White
15%
28%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edna Alternative.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.620.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdna Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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    0.9 miles
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  • Edna Edna Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 779 students
    1.3 miles
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  • Edna Edna High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 451 students
    1.4 miles
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    Edna, TX 77957
    (361)782-5255
    1.4 9-12 451
  • Ganado Ganado High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 230 students
    9.0 miles
    411 W Devers
    Ganado, TX 77962
    (361)771-4300
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  • Ganado Ganado Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 389 students
    9.1 miles
    310 S Fifth St
    Ganado, TX 77962
    (361)771-4250
    9.1 PK-5 389

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