Hereford Preparatory Academy

  • Hereford Preparatory Academy serves 303 students in grades 8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (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 67% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Hereford Preparatory Academy's student population of 303 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8
Total Students303 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hereford Preparatory Academy's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hereford Preparatory Academy is 0.23, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#5061 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hereford Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hereford Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Hispanic
87%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hereford Preparatory Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
13%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hereford Preparatory Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hereford Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hereford Preparatory Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.230.41
This chart display the diversity score of Hereford Preparatory Academy and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hereford Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hereford Preparatory Academy 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 NameHereford Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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