8805 Ferndale
Houston, TX 77017
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Kipp Prime College Preparatory serves 419 students in grades 5-8.
Kipp Prime College Preparatory 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 419 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

School Overview

Kipp Prime College Preparatory's student population of 419 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 47% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Kipp Prime College Preparatory is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Kipp Prime College Preparatory is 0.31, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5748 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
14%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kipp Prime College Preparatory and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
36%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kipp Prime College Preparatory and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kipp Prime College Preparatory and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
82%
53%
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Black
15%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kipp Prime College Preparatory and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
1%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.31
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kipp Prime College Preparatory and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kipp Prime College Preparatory and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education
Profile last updated: 02/24/2022

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).

How many students attend Kipp Prime College Preparatory?

419 students attend Kipp Prime College Preparatory.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

82% of Kipp Prime College Preparatory students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Kipp Prime College Preparatory?

Kipp Prime College Preparatory has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.

What grades does Kipp Prime College Preparatory offer ?

Kipp Prime College Preparatory offers enrollment in grades 5-8

What school district is Kipp Prime College Preparatory part of?

Kipp Prime College Preparatory is part of KIPP Texas Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 419 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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