Kauffman Leadership Academy

  • Kauffman Leadership Academy serves 91 students in grades 6-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kauffman Leadership Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 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

  • Kauffman Leadership Academy's student population of 91 students has grown by 42% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-11
Total Students91 students
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers

School Comparison

  • Kauffman Leadership Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kauffman Leadership Academy is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#7801 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)25-29%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)40-44%
72%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
Hispanic
16%
52%
Black
2%
13%
White
74%
28%
Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kauffman Leadership Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.430.63
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
53%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKauffman Leadership Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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