Inspired For Excellence Academy West

Tel: (713)641-1630
  • Inspired For Excellence Academy West serves 184 students in grades 5-8.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Inspired For Excellence Academy West operates within the Houston Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 184 students has declined by 18% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 184 students
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Total Students (2009-2015)
Gender % Inspired For Excellence Academy West Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Students by Grade Inspired For Excellence Academy West Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 16:1
Hispanic
16%
52%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Black Students (2009-2015)
Black
83%
13%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Black Students (2009-2015)
White
1%
29%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West White Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Inspired For Excellence Academy West All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.29 0.41
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Diversity Score (2009-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
71%
52%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2013)

District Comparison

  • Houston Independent School District's student population of 212,965 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,690 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,414 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Houston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
280
3
Number of Students Managed 212,965 825
Houston Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,262 MM $10 MM
Houston Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,203 MM $10 MM
Houston Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,690 $12,126
Houston Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,414 $11,704
Houston Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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