Lead Academy High School

  • Lead Academy High School serves 119 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lead Academy High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Lead Academy High School's student population of 119 students has declined by 37% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students119 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Lead Academy High School
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lead Academy High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lead Academy High School is 0.66, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#4870 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
34%
52%
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Black
44%
13%
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White
19%
28%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.660.64
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Graduation Rate80-84%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lead Academy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLongview Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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