Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Rapoport Academy Public School: B

Total students

176

Avg. teacher experience

5.9 years

Rapoport Academy Public School: 5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

94.6 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 94.6%

Statewide: 90%

Paul And Jane Meyer Public High School is a charter high school in Waco, TX, in the Rapoport Academy Public School school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 176 students. The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year. 44.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 7.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

In the Class of 2019, 94.6% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

The average SAT score at Paul And Jane Meyer Public High School was 1014 for students graduating the previous year. The average ACT score was 20.9.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $44,128, which is $12,963 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.rapoportacademy.org

Address

1020 Elm Ave Bld 500
Waco, TX 76704

Office phone number

(254) 754-2288

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Paul And Jane Meyer Public High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 12. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

176

African American

45 (25.6%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 34%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 0.7%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

81 (46%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 44%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

43 (24.4%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 18.6%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

7 (4%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 2.7%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

25.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

46.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

24.4%

Two or more races

4.0%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

44.3 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 53.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

50.6 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 72.3%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

7.4 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 9.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

44.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

50.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

7.4%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

7.4 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 9.4%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

89.8 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 26.1%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 0%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

13.6 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 12.1%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

7.4%

Career and technical

89.8%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

13.6%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

B

Rapoport Academy Public School: B

Student achievement

A

Rapoport Academy Public School: B

School progress

A

Rapoport Academy Public School: A

Closing the gaps

B

Rapoport Academy Public School: B

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

94.6 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 94.6%

Statewide: 90%

African American

100 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 100%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

85.7 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 85.7%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

100 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 100%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

Masked

Rapoport Academy Public School: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

100.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

85.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2018-2019 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 0%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

Masked

Rapoport Academy Public School: Masked

Statewide: 1.7%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2018-2019 school year.

All students

1.2 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 1.2%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

0 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 0%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 0%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 21.2%

White

4 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 4%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

Masked

Rapoport Academy Public School: Masked

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

Masked

Rapoport Academy Public School: Masked

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

Masked

Rapoport Academy Public School: Masked

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Rapoport Academy Public School: N/A

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1014

Rapoport Academy Public School: 1014

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

20.9

Rapoport Academy Public School: 20.9

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

93.8 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 93.8%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

81.3 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 81.3%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

81.3 %

Rapoport Academy Public School: 81.3%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

93.8%

Math

81.3%

Reading + Math

81.3%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

20.3

African American

2.3 (11.5%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 10.6%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0.8 (4.1%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 3.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2.7 (13.3%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 11.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

14.4 (71.1%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 73.2%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

1 (4.9%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

12.7 (62.9%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 70.1%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

6.5 (32.2%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 28.6%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Rapoport Academy Public School: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

8.7

Rapoport Academy Public School: 11.1

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

5.9 years

Rapoport Academy Public School: 5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$44,128

Rapoport Academy Public School: $43,873

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$36,454

Rapoport Academy Public School: $39,211

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$44,665

Rapoport Academy Public School: $42,891

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$46,745

Rapoport Academy Public School: $46,169

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$41,749

Rapoport Academy Public School: $47,505

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$55,179

Rapoport Academy Public School: $55,129

Statewide: $65,449

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