Katherine Anne Porter School

  • Katherine Anne Porter School serves 160 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-59% (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 50-59% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Katherine Anne Porter School's student population of 160 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students160 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Katherine Anne Porter School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Katherine Anne Porter School is 0.42, 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#6718 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
19%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
74%
28%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.420.41
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Graduation Rate60-69%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School District NameKatherine Anne Porter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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