Houston Heights Learning Academy Inc

  • Houston Heights Learning Academy Inc serves 67 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-79% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Houston Heights Learning Academy Inc placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Houston Heights Learning Academy Inc places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Houston Heights Learning Academy Inc's student population of 67 students has declined by 55% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 62% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students67 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Houston Heights Learning Academy Inc is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,879 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Houston Heights Learning Academy Inc is 0.60, 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#2388 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
75%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:115:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
42%
52%
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Black
47%
13%
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White
1%
28%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.600.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Heights Learning Academy Inc School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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