Universal Academy

  • Universal Academy serves 742 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (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 75% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 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%.

School Overview

  • Universal Academy's student population of 742 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students742 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Universal Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Universal Academy is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#4590 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Universal Academy 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)
75%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Universal Academy 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 Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
72%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Universal Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
22%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Universal Academy 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 Universal Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Universal Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Universal Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.44n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Universal Academy and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Universal Academy 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
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Universal Academy 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 NameUniversal Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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