La Feria Academy

505 N Villarreal St
La Feria, TX 78559
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
La Feria Academy serves 33 students in grades 9-12.
La Feria Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

La Feria Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

La Feria Academy's student population of 33 students has declined by 37% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students33 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

La Feria Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 La Feria Academy is 0.06, 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
#5669 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
97%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
3%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.060.64
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Graduation Rate
60-69%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Feria Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to La Feria Academy is Cameron County Jjaep (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is W B Green J High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is C E Vail Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Feria C E Vail Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 489 students
    0.1 miles
    209 W Jessamine Ave
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8460
    0.1 PK-4 489
  • La Feria Cameron County Jjaep Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 5 students
    0.4 miles
    203 E Oleander
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8300
    0.4 9-12 5
  • La Feria Noemi Dominguez Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 495 students
    0.4 miles
    600 Pancho Maples Dr
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8430
    0.4 5-6 495
  • La Feria Sam Houston Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 514 students
    0.6 miles
    500 N Beddoes
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8490
    0.6 PK-4 514
  • La Feria W B Green J High School Math: 40% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 504 students
    0.6 miles
    501 N Canal St
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8400
    0.6 7-8 504

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