Por Vida Academy Charter High School

  • Por Vida Academy Charter High School serves 110 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) 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 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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Por Vida Academy Charter High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Por Vida Academy Charter High School's student population of 110 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students110 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Por Vida Academy Charter High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Por Vida Academy Charter High School is 0.11, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#7804 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Por Vida Academy Charter High School 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)30-34%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Por Vida Academy Charter High School 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
94%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Por Vida Academy Charter High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Por Vida Academy Charter High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
6%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Por Vida Academy Charter High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Por Vida Academy Charter High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.11n/a
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Graduation Rate35-39%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Por Vida Academy Charter High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePor Vida Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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