Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Texas College Preparatory Academie: B

Total students

273

Avg. teacher experience

5 years

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 5.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 97.4%

Statewide: 90%

Vista Academy Of Garland is an charter elementary school in Lewisville, TX, in the Texas College Preparatory Academie school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 273 students. 53.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 43.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of C for the previous school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $47,038, which is $10,053 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.responsiveed.com

Address

P O Box 292730
Lewisville, TX 75029

Office phone number

(972) 840-1100

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Vista Academy Of Garland are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 14. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 25.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 14.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

273

African American

31 (11.4%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 15.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

5 (1.8%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (1.1%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 6.8%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

192 (70.3%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 29.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

33 (12.1%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 42.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

9 (3.3%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 4.7%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

11.4%

American Indian

1.8%

Asian

1.1%

Hispanic

70.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

12.1%

Two or more races

3.3%

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

53.5 %

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 38.6%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

98.9 %

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 36.3%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

44.3 %

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 9.9%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

53.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

98.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

44.3%

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

43.6 %

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 9.5%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 4.9%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 0%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

6.6 %

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 6.9%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

43.6%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

6.6%

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

C

Texas College Preparatory Academie: B

Student achievement

C

Texas College Preparatory Academie: B

School progress

B

Texas College Preparatory Academie: B

Closing the gaps

D

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 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.

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

22

African American

5 (22.7%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 13.5%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

3 (13.6%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 2.7%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

5 (22.7%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 11.9%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

9 (40.9%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 69.4%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 2.1%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

14 (63.6%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 73.8%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

8 (36.4%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 24%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 2.2%

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

12.4

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 14.8

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

Texas College Preparatory Academie: 5.6 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

$47,038

Texas College Preparatory Academie: $44,356

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$46,004

Texas College Preparatory Academie: $45,151

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$47,879

Texas College Preparatory Academie: $44,477

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$48,810

Texas College Preparatory Academie: $45,595

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$37,419

Texas College Preparatory Academie: $41,287

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$49,385

Texas College Preparatory Academie: $41,115

Statewide: $65,449

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