William B Travis Acad/vangrd For Academically Tag

  • William B Travis Acad/vangrd For Academically Tag serves 312 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 98% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 97% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • William B Travis Acad/vangrd For Academically Tag placed in the top 1% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

William B Travis Acad/vangrd For Academically Tag places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • William B Travis Acad/vangrd For Academically Tag's student population of 312 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William B Travis Acad/vangrd For Academically Tag is ranked within the top 1% 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 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William B Travis Acad/vangrd For Academically Tag is 0.61, 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#1 out of 7999 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
25%
52%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
56%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.610.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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