Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies

  • Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies serves 211 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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%.

School Overview

  • Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies's student population of 211 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students211 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2894 out of 7953 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
5%
52%
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Black
94%
13%
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White
1%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.110.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies STEM School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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