Inspired For Excellence Academy West

Tel: (713)772-2200
Grades 5-8
206 students
Inspired For Excellence Academy West serves 206 students in grades 5 - 8.
Minority enrollment is 100% 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 206 students has declined by 8% over five years.
School Type Alternative school / Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 206 students
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Total Students (2009-2014)
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 0.26 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
15%
52%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Black Students (2009-2014)
Black
85%
13%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Black Students (2009-2014)
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.
0.26 0.41
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Diversity Score (2009-2014)
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.
82%
53%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2014)
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
7%
Inspired For Excellence Academy West Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2013)

District Comparison

Houston Independent School District's student population of 211,552 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,680 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,724 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Houston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
288
3
Number of Students Managed 211,552 838
Houston Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,166 MM $9 MM
Houston Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,175 MM $10 MM
Houston Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,680 $12,250
Houston Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,724 $12,682
Houston Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Sharpstown High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fondren Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elrod Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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