George Gervin Academy

  • George Gervin Academy serves 1,239 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 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

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School Overview

  • George Gervin Academy's student population of 1,239 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students1,239 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George Gervin Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,879 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George Gervin Academy is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4235 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
75%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
68%
52%
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Black
28%
13%
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White
3%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.460.41
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Graduation Rate≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
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: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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