Hospital/homebound

  • Hospital/homebound serves 72 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hospital/homebound placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Hospital/homebound places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Hospital/homebound's student population of 72 students has declined by 45% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 56% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students72 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hospital/homebound 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 Hospital/homebound is 0.62, 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#7861 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
50%
52%
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Black
17%
13%
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White
32%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.620.64
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Graduation Rate<50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
2%
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 Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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