George Gervin Academy

  • George Gervin Academy serves 1,209 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • George Gervin Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

George Gervin Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • George Gervin Academy's student population of 1,209 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students1,209 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George Gervin Academy 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 24:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George Gervin Academy is 0.54, which is less 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 School Rank (16-17)#4572 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
54%
52%
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Black
41%
13%
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White
3%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.540.64
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Graduation Rate≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGeorge Gervin Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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