Long Academy

6501 Bellaire Blvd
Houston, TX 77074
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Long Academy serves 915 students in grades 6-12.
Long Academy 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 34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Long Academy's student population of 915 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students915 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Rankings

Long Academy 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 Long Academy is 0.40, 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
#7156 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
76%
52%
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Black
13%
13%
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White
4%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.400.64
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Long Academy is Yes Prep - Gulfton (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Las Americas (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Las Americas Alternative School
    Math: ≤1% | Reading: ≤1%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 169 students
    0.0 miles
    6501 Bellaire Blvd
    Houston, TX 77074
    (713) 773-5300
    0 4-8 169
  • Houston Yes Prep - Gulfton Charter School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 1,080 student
    0.1 miles
    6565 De Moss Dr
    Houston, TX 77074
    (713) 967-9800
    0.1 6-12 1,080
  • Houston Yes Prep - West Charter School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 864 students
    0.1 miles
    10535 Harwin Dr
    Houston, TX 77036
    (713) 967-8200
    0.1 6-12 864
  • Houston Kipp Connect Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 433 students
    0.2 miles
    6700 Bellaire Blvd
    Houston, TX 77074
    (832) 328-1631
    0.2 5-8 433
  • Houston Kipp Connect Primary Charter School
    Grades: PK-4 | 843 students
    0.2 miles
    6700 Bellaire Blvd
    Houston, TX 77074
    (832) 328-1631
    0.2 PK-4 843

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