La Vega J H George Dixon Campus

4401 Orchard Ln
Waco, TX 76705
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
La Vega J H George Dixon Campus serves 492 students in grades 7-8.
La Vega J H George Dixon Campus placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

La Vega J H George Dixon Campus's student population of 492 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students492 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

La Vega J H George Dixon Campus 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 Vega J H George Dixon Campus is 0.60, 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
#5275 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
55%
52%
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Black
29%
13%
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White
13%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in La Vega J H George Dixon Campus. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.600.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Vega Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to La Vega J H George Dixon Campus is La Vega High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Challenge Academy (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Vega Intermediate H P Miles Campus (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waco La Vega Intermediate H P Miles Campus Math: 46% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 692 students
    0.9 miles
    4201 Williams Rd
    Waco, TX 76705
    (254) 799-5553
    0.9 4-6 692
  • Waco La Vega Primary
    Grades: PK-K | 363 students
    1.4 miles
    4400 Harrison
    Waco, TX 76705
    (254) 799-6229
    1.4 PK-K 363
  • Waco La Vega High School Math: 8% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 865 students
    1.8 miles
    555 N Loop 340
    Waco, TX 76705
    (254) 799-4951
    1.8 9-12 865
  • Waco La Vega Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-3 | 687 students
    1.9 miles
    3100 Wheeler St
    Waco, TX 76705
    (254) 799-1721
    1.9 1-3 687
  • Waco Challenge Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 8-11 | 3 students
    2.5 miles
    1200 Clifton Rd
    Waco, TX 76704
    (254) 799-7278
    2.5 8-11 3

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