Houston Can Academy - Hobby

  • Houston Can Academy - Hobby serves 412 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Houston Can Academy - Hobby 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher 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

  • Houston Can Academy - Hobby's student population of 412 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students412 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Houston Can Academy - Hobby is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Houston Can Academy - Hobby is 0.64, which is equal to 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 School Rank (16-17)#7610 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:115:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Hispanic
51%
52%
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Black
29%
13%
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White
13%
28%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Houston Can Academy - Hobby. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.640.64
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Graduation Rate (16-17)
33%
89%
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTexans Can Academies School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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