Harmony Science Academy - Grand Prairie

  • Harmony Science Academy - Grand Prairie serves 479 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (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 73% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Harmony Science Academy - Grand Prairie placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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Harmony Science Academy - Grand Prairie places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Harmony Science Academy - Grand Prairie's student population of 479 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harmony Science Academy - Grand Prairie 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 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harmony Science Academy - Grand Prairie is 0.67, which is more 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#4241 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
43%
52%
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Black
32%
13%
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White
22%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harmony Science Academy - Grand Prairie.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.670.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harmony Science Academy - Grand Prairie and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarmony Science Acad (Waco) School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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