Waco Charter School

  • Waco Charter School serves 215 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Waco Charter 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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Waco Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Waco Charter School's student population of 215 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students215 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waco Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waco Charter School is 0.40, 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 School Rank#6859 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
74%
52%
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Black
24%
13%
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White
2%
28%
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Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score0.400.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaco Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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