10650 N Expy 77 83
Olmito, TX 78575
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
South Texas Academy For Medical Professions serves 848 students in grades 9-12.
South Texas Academy For Medical Professions placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

South Texas Academy For Medical Professions ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

South Texas Academy For Medical Professions's student population of 848 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
848 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
56 teachers
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School Rankings

South Texas Academy For Medical Professions is ranked within the top 20% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of South Texas Academy For Medical Professions is 0.12, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#908 out of 8043 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
94%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
4%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 848 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Btm 50%)

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