Idea Frontier College Preparatory



Idea Frontier College Preparatory Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Idea Frontier College Preparatory Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 125
7 121
8 122
9 116
10 113
11 89
12 96

Idea Frontier College Preparatory is a public elementary school located in Brownsville, TX in the Idea Public Schools. It enrolls 782 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 782
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.97

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Idea Frontier College Preparatory Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 393
(50%)
6,342
(50%)
 Male 389
(50%)
6,225
(50%)

Idea Frontier College Preparatory Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 747
(96%)
11,985
(95%)
 White 25
(3%)
271
(2%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
145
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
16
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
132
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Idea Frontier College Preparatory Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 576
(74%)
9,035
(72%)
 Not Eligible 116
(15%)
2,076
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 90
(12%)
1,456
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Idea Frontier College Preparatory students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.2%) is higher than the state average of 63.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Idea Frontier College Preparatory Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 316
2008 425
2009 537
2010 636
2011 715
2012 782

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 16.7
2008 18.1
2009 18.5
2010 15.2
2011 16.1
2012 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.76582278481013
2008 0.86823529411765
2009 0.87150837988827
2010 0.85849056603774
2011 0.89370629370629
2012 0.85166240409207

Compare Idea Frontier College Preparatory to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 85.2%
 

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Public 06 - 12 782 16.3:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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