Houston Gateway Academy

  • Houston Gateway Academy serves 668 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 94% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Houston Gateway Academy's student population of 668 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students668 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Houston Gateway Academy
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Houston Gateway Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Houston Gateway Academy is 0.06, which is less 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#557 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Houston Gateway Academy 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)
89%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Houston Gateway Academy 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 Ratio17:115:1
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Hispanic
97%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Houston Gateway Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Houston Gateway Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Houston Gateway Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.060.41
This chart display the diversity score of Houston Gateway Academy and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Houston Gateway Academy 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
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Houston Gateway Academy 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 NameHouston Gateway Academy Inc School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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