Idea Quest College Preparatory

Idea Quest College Preparatory serves 741 students in grades 6-12.
Idea Quest College Preparatory placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to 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% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Idea Quest College Preparatory ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Idea Quest College Preparatory's student population of 741 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students741 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Idea Quest College Preparatory
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Rankings

Idea Quest College Preparatory is ranked within the top 10% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Idea Quest 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#432 out of 8043 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Idea Quest College Preparatory 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Idea Quest College Preparatory 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
92%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Idea Quest College Preparatory and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Idea Quest College Preparatory and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
4%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.150.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Idea Quest College Preparatory 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 Lunch
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idea Quest College Preparatory 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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Idea Quest College Preparatory is B L Garza Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Michael E Fossum Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blanca E Sanchez (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mcallen Blanca E Sanchez Math: 64% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students
    0.1 miles
    2901 Incarnate Word
    Mcallen, TX 78504
    (956) 971-1100
    0.1 PK-5 480
  • Edinburg Cavazos Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 469 students
    1.4 miles
    1501 W Freddy Gonzalez
    Edinburg, TX 78540
    (956) 289-2535
    1.4 PK-5 469
  • Mcallen Michael E Fossum Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 799 students
    1.4 miles
    7800 N Ware Rd
    Mcallen, TX 78504
    (956) 971-1105
    1.4 6-8 799
  • Mcallen Morris Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 959 students
    1.5 miles
    1400 Trenton Rd
    Mcallen, TX 78501
    (956) 618-7300
    1.5 6-8 959
  • Mcallen Dr Pablo Perez Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 544 students
    1.6 miles
    7801 N Main
    Mcallen, TX 78504
    (956) 971-1125
    1.6 PK-5 544

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