Kipp Sharpstown College Preparatory

Kipp Sharpstown College Preparatory serves 429 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (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 56% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) 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 Rankings

Kipp Sharpstown College Preparatory ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Kipp Sharpstown College Preparatory's student population of 429 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students429 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Kipp Sharpstown College Preparatory is 0.28, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
59%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kipp Sharpstown 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
56%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kipp Sharpstown 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kipp Sharpstown College Preparatory and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kipp Sharpstown College Preparatory and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
84%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kipp Sharpstown College Preparatory and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
13%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kipp Sharpstown College Preparatory 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 Sharpstown College Preparatory and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.280.64
This chart display the diversity score of Kipp Sharpstown College Preparatory and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kipp Sharpstown College Preparatory and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kipp Sharpstown College Preparatory and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kipp Sharpstown College Preparatory is Empowerment High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Briarmeadow Charter (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kipp Sharp College Prep (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Kipp Sharp College Prep Charter School
    Grades: PK-4 | 898 students
    0.2 miles
    8430 Westglen
    Houston, TX 77074
    (281) 879-3000
    0.2 PK-4 898
  • Houston Briarmeadow Charter Math: 69% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 612 students
    0.3 miles
    3601 Dunvale
    Houston, TX 77063
    (713) 458-5500
    0.3 PK-8 612
  • Houston Draw Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 282 students
    0.4 miles
    3920 Stoney Brook Dr
    Houston, TX 77063
    (713) 706-3729
    0.4 K-3 282
  • Houston Draw Academy Upper Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: 4-8 | 233 students
    0.5 miles
    3903 Stoney Brook Dr
    Houston, TX 77063
    (713) 706-3729
    0.5 4-8 233
  • Houston Piney Point Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,201 student
    0.6 miles
    8921 Pagewood Ln
    Houston, TX 77063
    (713) 917-3610
    0.6 PK-5 1,201

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