1000 E Pike Blvd
Weslaco, TX 78596
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Idea Weslaco Pike College Preparatory serves 487 students in grades 6-9.
Idea Weslaco Pike College Preparatory placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (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 62% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Idea Weslaco Pike College Preparatory's student population of 487 students has grown by 97% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 154% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-9
Total Students
487 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Idea Weslaco Pike College Preparatory is ranked within the top 20% 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 Weslaco Pike College Preparatory is 0.04, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1177 out of 8043 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
98%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
2%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-9
  • Students: 487 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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