Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Texans Can Academies: D

Total students

430

Avg. teacher experience

5 years

Texans Can Academies: 5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

23 %

Texans Can Academies: 33.4%

Statewide: 90%

Texans Can Academy - Houston Hobby is a charter high school in Dallas, TX, in the Texans Can Academies school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 430 students. 92.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 19.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of D for the previous school year.

In the Class of 2019, 23% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 24.5% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average ACT score was 14.5.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $55,315, which is $1,776 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.texanscan.org

Address

9020 Gulf Fwy
Dallas, TX 75208

Office phone number

(832) 379-4226

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Texans Can Academy - Houston Hobby are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

430

African American

125 (29.1%)

Texans Can Academies: 28.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Texans Can Academies: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Texans Can Academies: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

290 (67.4%)

Texans Can Academies: 65.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Texans Can Academies: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

5 (1.2%)

Texans Can Academies: 3.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

9 (2.1%)

Texans Can Academies: 2.1%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

29.1%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

67.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

1.2%

Two or more races

2.1%

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

92.3 %

Texans Can Academies: 92.7%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

89.8 %

Texans Can Academies: 86.7%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

19.5 %

Texans Can Academies: 26.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

92.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

89.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

19.5%

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

19.5 %

Texans Can Academies: 22.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

35.6 %

Texans Can Academies: 34.1%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Texans Can Academies: 0%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

6.7 %

Texans Can Academies: 7.6%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

19.5%

Career and technical

35.6%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

6.7%

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

D

Texans Can Academies: D

Student achievement

C

Texans Can Academies: C

School progress

D

Texans Can Academies: C

Closing the gaps

F

Texans Can Academies: F

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 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

23 %

Texans Can Academies: 33.4%

Statewide: 90%

African American

23.6 %

Texans Can Academies: 29.7%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

Masked

Texans Can Academies: 45.8%

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

Masked

Texans Can Academies: 41.2%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

19.7 %

Texans Can Academies: 34.1%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Texans Can Academies: Masked

Statewide: 88%

White

33.3 %

Texans Can Academies: 42.1%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

25 %

Texans Can Academies: 30.5%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

23.6%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

19.7%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

33.3%

Two or more races

25.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during 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

24.5 %

Texans Can Academies: 22.7%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

12.5 %

Texans Can Academies: 15.9%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

27.6 %

Texans Can Academies: 21.6%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

Masked

Texans Can Academies: 44.4%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

23.1 %

Texans Can Academies: 22.8%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Texans Can Academies: 16.7%

Statewide: 2.1%

White

20 %

Texans Can Academies: 23.2%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

41.7 %

Texans Can Academies: 29.3%

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

0.5 %

Texans Can Academies: 0.2%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

0 %

Texans Can Academies: 0%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

Masked

Texans Can Academies: 0%

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

Masked

Texans Can Academies: 0%

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

0.9 %

Texans Can Academies: 0.3%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Texans Can Academies: Masked

Statewide: 21.2%

White

0 %

Texans Can Academies: 0.4%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

Masked

Texans Can Academies: 0%

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

Texans Can Academies: 20%

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Texans Can Academies: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Texans Can Academies: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Texans Can Academies: N/A

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

Masked

Texans Can Academies: Masked

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Texans Can Academies: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

N/A

Texans Can Academies: Masked

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Texans Can Academies: 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

Masked

Texans Can Academies: 826

Statewide: 1027

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

14.5

Texans Can Academies: 14.9

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

15.5 %

Texans Can Academies: 14.4%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

5.2 %

Texans Can Academies: 5.1%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

4.1 %

Texans Can Academies: 4.2%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

15.5%

Math

5.2%

Reading + Math

4.1%

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

20.4

African American

13 (63.7%)

Texans Can Academies: 53.1%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Texans Can Academies: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (9.8%)

Texans Can Academies: 3.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1.4 (6.9%)

Texans Can Academies: 19.2%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Texans Can Academies: 2.5%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

4 (19.6%)

Texans Can Academies: 20.9%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Texans Can Academies: 0%

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%)

Texans Can Academies: 1.7%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

16 (78.4%)

Texans Can Academies: 73.1%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

3.4 (16.7%)

Texans Can Academies: 23.6%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Texans Can Academies: 1.6%

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

21.1

Texans Can Academies: 20.6

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 years

Texans Can Academies: 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

$55,315

Texans Can Academies: $55,516

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$50,600

Texans Can Academies: $55,804

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$52,023

Texans Can Academies: $53,197

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$58,181

Texans Can Academies: $55,462

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$62,000

Texans Can Academies: $61,280

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

Masked

Texans Can Academies: $75,427

Statewide: $65,449

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