Jones Futures Academy

  • Jones Futures Academy serves 430 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jones Futures Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Jones Futures Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Jones Futures Academy's student population of 430 students has grown by 131% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 76% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students430 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jones Futures Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jones Futures Academy is 0.41, 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#2213 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
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Hispanic
75%
52%
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Black
25%
13%
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White
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28%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
Diversity Score0.410.64
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Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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