Piedmont Global Academy

  • Piedmont Global Academy serves 1,006 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Piedmont Global 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Piedmont Global Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Piedmont Global Academy's student population of 1,006 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,006 students
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Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Piedmont Global Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Piedmont Global Academy is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#7008 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Piedmont Global Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Piedmont Global Academy 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
84%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Piedmont Global Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
15%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Piedmont Global Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Piedmont Global Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Piedmont Global Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.270.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Piedmont Global Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Piedmont Global Academy 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 NameDallas Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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