Kipp Academy Middle School

  • Kipp Academy Middle School serves 420 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (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 58% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kipp Academy Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Kipp Academy Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Kipp Academy Middle School's student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students420 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kipp Academy Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Kipp Academy Middle School is 0.45, 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#1298 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
70%
52%
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Black
25%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kipp Academy Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kipp Academy Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kipp Academy Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.450.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKIPP Inc Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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