Novice School (Closed 2014)

  • Novice School served 74 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 30-39% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 83%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60-69% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Novice School 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 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 was lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Novice School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students74 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (11-12)#7502 out of 7603 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
83%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
88%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
31%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
64%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Novice School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.500.64
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Graduation Rate (10-11)≥50%
86%
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Novice School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNovice Independent School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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