Richard Milburn Academy Amarillo

  • Richard Milburn Academy Amarillo serves 148 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Richard Milburn Academy Amarillo's student population of 148 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students148 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richard Milburn Academy Amarillo's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Richard Milburn Academy Amarillo is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#7786 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
Asian
2%
4%
Hispanic
33%
52%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
56%
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 Richard Milburn Academy Amarillo.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
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRICHARD MILBURN ALTER HIGH SCHOOL (KILLEEN) School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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