Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies serves 62 students in grades 9-12.
Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies's student population of 62 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students62 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies is ranked within the top 10% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies is 0.19, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#556 out of 7999 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
6%
52%
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Black
90%
13%
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White
2%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.190.64
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
27%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies is Bob Hope School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jefferson Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Port Arthur Jefferson Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 925 students
    0.3 miles
    2200 Jefferson Dr
    Port Arthur, TX 77642
    (409) 984-4860
    0.3 6-8 925
  • Port Arthur Lee Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 777 students
    0.6 miles
    3900 10th St
    Port Arthur, TX 77642
    (409) 984-8300
    0.6 PK-5 777
  • Port Arthur Bob Hope School Charter School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 666 students
    0.8 miles
    2849 9th Ave
    Port Arthur, TX 77642
    (409) 983-3244
    0.8 6-12 666
  • Port Arthur Tyrrell Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 895 students
    1.0 miles
    4401 Ferndale Dr
    Port Arthur, TX 77642
    (409) 984-4660
    1 PK-5 895
  • Port Arthur Dequeen Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 291 students
    1.2 miles
    740 Dequeen Blvd
    Port Arthur, TX 77640
    (409) 984-8900
    1.2 3-5 291

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