Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue

1316 Lancaster Ave

Dallas, TX 75208

Tel: (817)735-1515
  • Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue serves 240 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue operates within the Texans Can Academies School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 240 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students240 students
Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue Total Students (2014-2015)
Gender %Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue Gender
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue Total Teachers (2014-2015)
Students by GradeFort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue Student Teacher Ratio (2014-2015)
Hispanic
70%
52%
Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue Black Students (2014-2015)
Black
23%
13%
Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue Black Students (2014-2015)
White
7%
29%
Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue White Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsFort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.460.63
Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue Diversity Score (2014-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
80%
52%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
6%

District Comparison

  • Texans Can Academies School District's student population of 636 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,664 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,119 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District NameTexans Can Academies School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed636825
Texans Can Academies School District Students Managed (2002-2015)
Graduation Raten/a83%
Texans Can Academies School District Graduation Rate (2001-2002)
District Total Revenue$6 MM$9 MM
Texans Can Academies School District District Total Revenue (2001-2015)
District Spending$6 MM$10 MM
Texans Can Academies School District District Spending (2001-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,664$12,250
Texans Can Academies School District District Revenue / Student (2001-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,119$12,682
Texans Can Academies School District District Spending / Student (2001-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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