Hospital/homebound

  • Hospital/homebound serves 96 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 30-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Hospital/homebound's student population of 96 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students96 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hospital/homebound's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hospital/homebound is 0.69, 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#7836 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hospital/homebound 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)30-39%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hospital/homebound 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 Ratio10:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
38%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hospital/homebound and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
29%
13%
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White
29%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hospital/homebound and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 Hospital/homebound.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.690.41
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Graduation Rate<50%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Hospital/homebound and public school graduation rate of Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hospital/homebound 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 Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hospital/homebound and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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