Idea Walzem Academy

  • Idea Walzem Academy serves 575 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Idea Walzem Academy's student population of 575 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students575 students
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Idea Walzem Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Idea Walzem Academy's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Idea Walzem Academy is 0.49, 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#3099 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
72%
Student : Teacher Ratio23:115:1
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
66%
52%
Black
27%
13%
White
6%
28%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Idea Walzem Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.490.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIdea Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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