Idea Ewing Halsell College Preparatory

  • Idea Ewing Halsell College Preparatory serves 119 students in grades 6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Idea Ewing Halsell College Preparatory placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

    School TypeCharter School
    Grades OfferedGrades 6
    Total Students119 students
    Gender % This chart display gender of Idea Ewing Halsell College Preparatory
    Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers

    School Comparison

    • Idea Ewing Halsell College Preparatory is ranked within the top 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 Idea Ewing Halsell College Preparatory is 0.15, 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 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
    Overall Testing Rank#3217 out of 7999 schools
    (Top 50%)
    Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
    49%
    Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
    45%
    Student : Teacher Ratio24:115:1
    American Indian
    n/a
    1%
    Asian
    n/a
    4%
    Hispanic
    92%
    52%
    Black
    n/a
    13%
    White
    7%
    28%
    Hawaiian
    n/a
    n/a
    Two or more races
    1%
    2%
    All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Idea Ewing Halsell College Preparatory. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
    Diversity Score0.150.64
    Eligible for Free Lunch
    61%
    53%
    Eligible for Reduced Lunch
    18%
    6%
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    School District NameIDEA School District
    Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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