Hidalgo Academy

Hidalgo Academy serves 34 students in grades 10-12.
Hidalgo 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower 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% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hidalgo Academy's student population of 34 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students34 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Hidalgo Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hidalgo Academy is 0.06, 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 Testing Rank
#5669 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
97%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
3%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.060.64
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Graduation Rate
60-79%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
53%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHidalgo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hidalgo Academy is Hidalgo J J A E P (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hidalgo Early College High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hidalgo Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hidalgo Hidalgo J J A E P Alternative School
    Grades: 12 | 1 student
    0.0 miles
    310 Esperanza St
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4391
    0 12 1
  • Hidalgo Hidalgo Early Start Academy
    Grades: PK | 35 students
    0.1 miles
    621 S 5th St
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4405
    0.1 PK 35
  • Hidalgo Hidalgo Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 322 students
    0.1 miles
    601 Second St
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4226
    0.1 PK-5 322
  • Hidalgo Hidalgo Early College High School Math: 26% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,020 student
    0.4 miles
    910 E Pirate Dr
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4301
    0.4 8-12 1,020
  • Hidalgo Diaz J High School Math: 45% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 636 students
    0.7 miles
    1312 E Pirate Dr
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4351
    0.7 6-8 636

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