Hope (helpful Opportunities To Pursue Excellence)

  • Hope (helpful Opportunities To Pursue Excellence) serves 57 students in grades 8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-69% (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 60-69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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Hope (helpful Opportunities To Pursue Excellence) places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Hope (helpful Opportunities To Pursue Excellence)'s student population of 57 students has declined by 49% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8
Total Students57 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hope (helpful Opportunities To Pursue Excellence)'s student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hope (helpful Opportunities To Pursue Excellence) is 0.49, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#7327 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hope (helpful Opportunities To Pursue Excellence) 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)60-69%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hope (helpful Opportunities To Pursue Excellence) 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 Ratio7:115:1
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Hispanic
67%
52%
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Black
10%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hope (helpful Opportunities To Pursue Excellence) and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
23%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hope (helpful Opportunities To Pursue Excellence) and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hope (helpful Opportunities To Pursue Excellence).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.490.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hope (helpful Opportunities To Pursue Excellence) 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
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hope (helpful Opportunities To Pursue Excellence) 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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