Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue

325 W 12th Ste 200

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 16:1.
  • 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 240 students
Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue Total Students (2014-2015)
Gender % Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue Total Teachers (2014-2015)
Students by Grade Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
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 Groups Fort Worth Can Academy Lancaster Avenue All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX 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.
0.46 0.41
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.
School District Name Texans Can Academies School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 636 825
Texans Can Academies School District Students Managed (2003-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a 83%
Texans Can Academies School District Graduation Rate (2001-2002)
District Total Revenue n/a $10 MM
Texans Can Academies School District District Total Revenue (2002-2012)
District Spending n/a $10 MM
Texans Can Academies School District District Spending (2002-2012)
District Revenue / Student n/a $12,126
Texans Can Academies School District District Revenue / Student (2002-2012)
District Spending / Student n/a $11,704
Texans Can Academies School District District Spending / Student (2002-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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