United Step Academy

  • United Step Academy serves 117 students in grades 6-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • United Step Academy's student population of 117 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students117 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of United Step Academy
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of United Step Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • United Step Academy's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of United Step Academy is 0.00, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
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Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in United Step Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in United Step Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in United Step Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.000.63
This chart display the diversity score of United Step Academy and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in United Step Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnited Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to United Step Academy is F S Lara Academy (1.2 miles away)
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