Advantage Academy



Advantage Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Advantage Academy Students by Grade
PK 133
K 233
1 179
2 185
3 172
4 192
5 177
6 182
7 156
8 138
9 72
10 64
11 49
12 40

Advantage Academy is a public elementary school located in Dallas, TX in the Advantage Academy. It enrolls 1,972 students in grades 1st through 12th. Advantage Academy is the 3rd largest public school in Texas and the 58th largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,972
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 120.28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 58th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 3rd out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,827th out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1st out of 4,707

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Advantage Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 988
(50%)
988
(50%)
 Male 984
(50%)
984
(50%)

Advantage Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 933
(47%)
933
(47%)
 White 540
(27%)
540
(27%)
 Black 387
(20%)
387
(20%)
 Asian 68
(3%)
68
(3%)
 Two or More 25
(1%)
25
(1%)
 American Indian 18
(1%)
18
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Advantage Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,111
(56%)
1,111
(56%)
 Not Eligible 631
(32%)
631
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 230
(12%)
230
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Advantage Academy is ranked 5th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Advantage Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.0%) is slightly 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.

Advantage Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 715
2006 1212
2007 1448
2008 1496
2009 1507
2010 1424
2011 1703
2012 1972

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 28.7
2006 24
2007 14.5
2008 15.1
2009 13.7
2010 13
2011 14.9
2012 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.9020979020979
2006 0.67574257425743
2007 0.55870165745856
2008 0.58957219251337
2009 0.59455872594559
2010 0.61025280898876
2011 0.64415736934821
2012 0.68002028397566

Compare Advantage Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 68.0%
 

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Public PK - 12 1,972 16.4:1  
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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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