Step Charter Elementary School

  • Step Charter Elementary School serves 360 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (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 81% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher 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

Step Charter Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Step Charter Elementary School's student population of 360 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students360 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Step Charter Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Step Charter Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Step Charter Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Step Charter Elementary School 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#3304 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Step Charter Elementary 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)
81%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Step Charter Elementary 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 Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Step Charter Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
17%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Step Charter Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
59%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Step Charter Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
23%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Step Charter Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Step Charter Elementary 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%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Step Charter Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races 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 Step Charter Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.580.41
This chart display the diversity score of Step Charter Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Step Charter Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Step Charter Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStep Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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