Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute

  • Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute serves 269 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥99% (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 97% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute's student population of 269 students has grown by 205% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 316% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute is 0.63, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#160 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
53%
52%
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Black
27%
13%
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White
15%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.630.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGRAND PRAIRIE ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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