2625 Elm St
Dallas, TX 75207
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Uplift Luna Preparatory High School serves 468 students in grades 9-12.
Uplift Luna Preparatory High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Uplift Luna Preparatory High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Uplift Luna Preparatory High School's student population of 468 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
468 students
This chart display total students of Uplift Luna Preparatory High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Uplift Luna Preparatory High School
Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Uplift Luna Preparatory High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Uplift Luna Preparatory High School by grade.

School Rankings

Uplift Luna Preparatory High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Uplift Luna Preparatory High School is 0.37, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#6313 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Uplift Luna Preparatory High School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Uplift Luna Preparatory High School 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Uplift Luna Preparatory High School 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Uplift Luna Preparatory High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Uplift Luna Preparatory High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
78%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Uplift Luna Preparatory High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
15%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Uplift Luna Preparatory High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Uplift Luna Preparatory High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Uplift Luna Preparatory High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Uplift Luna Preparatory High School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.37
This chart display the diversity score of Uplift Luna Preparatory High School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Uplift Luna Preparatory High School 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
13%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Uplift Luna Preparatory High School 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Uplift Luna Preparatory High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

Missing Children: Why Public Schools Need to Improve Security Policies
Missing Children: Why Public Schools Need to Improve Security Policies
Learn about the case of Kyle Horman, a child who went missing while on campus, and how this tragedy is prompting public schools to reevaluate their security measures.
Paupers and Princes: Economic Inequality at Public Schools
Paupers and Princes: Economic Inequality at Public Schools
The economic divide between our nation's public school students is growing wider and deeper. Learn about a new federal report that reveals the growing ranks of poverty-stricken public schools.
Can You Afford a Stellar Public School Education?
Can You Afford a Stellar Public School Education?
Dissect "America's Best Schools for Your Housing Buck" and learn about the top ranked public schools in America in cities where the median home price is as low as $200,000.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 468 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37 (Btm 50%)

Quick Links