Garland Can Academy

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Bottom 50%
Garland Can Academy serves 265 students in grades 9-12.
Garland Can Academy 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) 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 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Garland Can Academy's student population of 265 students has grown by 108% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students265 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Garland Can Academy 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 diversity score of Garland Can Academy is 0.66, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#7922 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
51%
52%
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Black
27%
13%
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White
12%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTexans Can Academies School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Garland Can Academy is International Leadership Of Texas - Garland High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is International Leadership Of Texas - Garland Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is International Leadership Of Texas (ilt) (0.7 miles away)
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