Rise Academy

  • Rise Academy serves 274 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Rise Academy's student population of 274 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students274 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rise Academy's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rise Academy is 0.45, 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#288 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Hispanic
28%
52%
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Black
69%
13%
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White
1%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rise Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.45n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRise Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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