Fort Worth Can Academy Westcreek

  • Fort Worth Can Academy Westcreek serves 322 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 28% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Fort Worth Can Academy Westcreek 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Fort Worth Can Academy Westcreek's student population of 322 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students322 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fort Worth Can Academy Westcreek is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fort Worth Can Academy Westcreek is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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#7643 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Hispanic
47%
52%
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Black
48%
13%
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White
5%
28%
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Diversity Score0.550.63
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Graduation Rate
43%
89%
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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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