The Bridges Academy Alter

  • The Bridges Academy Alter serves 45 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • The Bridges Academy Alter's student population of 45 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students45 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Bridges Academy Alter's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Bridges Academy Alter is 0.62, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)≥50%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Bridges Academy Alter 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
30%
52%
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Black
14%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Bridges Academy Alter and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
54%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in The Bridges Academy Alter and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Diversity Score0.620.64
This chart display the diversity score of The Bridges Academy Alter and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Bridges Academy Alter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Bridges Academy Alter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrapevine-Colleyville Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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