Outreach Word Academy (Closed 2012)

  • Outreach Word Academy served 307 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 80-89% (which was approximately equal to the Texas state average of 84%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 80-89% (which was approximately equal to the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 was higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students307 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
84%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
88%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
57%
52%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
30%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Outreach Word Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.580.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Outreach Word Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOutreach Academy School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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