Clay Academy



Clay Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Clay Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 38
1 40
2 37
3 34
4 45
5 28
6 27
7 22
8 16
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Clay Academy is a public elementary school located in Dallas, TX in the Texas College Preparatory Academies School District. It enrolls 287 students in grades 1st through 12th. Clay Academy is the 4,016th largest public school in Texas and the 42,295th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 287
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,295th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 4,016th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,033rd out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,131st out of 4,707

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Clay Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 158
(55%)
5,216
(52%)
 Male 129
(45%)
4,769
(48%)

Clay Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 234
(82%)
1,489
(15%)
 Hispanic 41
(14%)
2,557
(26%)
 Two or More 6
(2%)
415
(4%)
 White 6
(2%)
5,037
(50%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
419
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
21
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
47
(0%)

Clay Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 225
(78%)
3,286
(33%)
 Not Eligible 54
(19%)
5,381
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(3%)
1,318
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Clay Academy is ranked 3,029th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Clay Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.2%) 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.

Clay Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 282
2011 311
2012 287

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 14.8
2011 13
2012 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.52836879432624
2011 0.70739549839228
2012 0.81184668989547

Compare Clay Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 81.2%
 

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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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