New Direction Lrn Center

  • New Direction Lrn Center serves 57 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 76%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • New Direction Lrn Center's student population of 57 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students57 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Direction Lrn Center's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Direction Lrn Center is 0.55, 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)≥50%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Direction Lrn Center 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio3:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
52%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
64%
28%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Direction Lrn Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.550.64
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Graduation Rate50-59%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Direction Lrn Center 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 NameKeller Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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