Phoenix School At Southwest Schools

  • Phoenix School At Southwest Schools serves 185 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Phoenix School At Southwest Schools 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Phoenix School At Southwest Schools places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Phoenix School At Southwest Schools's student population of 185 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students185 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Phoenix School At Southwest Schools is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Phoenix School At Southwest Schools is 0.63, 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#7741 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:115:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
26%
52%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
53%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.630.64
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Graduation Rate60-79%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthwest School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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