Idea Edinburg Academy

  • Idea Edinburg Academy serves 915 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 92% (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 87% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Idea Edinburg Academy placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Idea Edinburg Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Idea Edinburg Academy's student population of 915 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 80% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students915 students
This chart display total students of Idea Edinburg Academy by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Idea Edinburg Academy is ranked within the top 10% 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 20:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Idea Edinburg Academy is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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)#757 out of 7953 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Idea Edinburg 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)
87%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Idea Edinburg 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 Ratio20:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
96%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Idea Edinburg Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Idea Edinburg Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
4%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Idea Edinburg Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Idea Edinburg Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.080.63
This chart display the diversity score of Idea Edinburg Academy and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Idea Edinburg Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idea Edinburg Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIDEA School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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