Carter Academy



Carter Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Carter Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 139
1 164
2 185
3 198
4 191
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Carter Academy is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Aldine Independent School District. It enrolls 877 students in grades 1st through 12th. Carter Academy is the 342nd largest public school in Texas and the 2,750th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 877
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 54.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,750th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 342nd out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,890th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 340th out of 4,778

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Carter Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 443
(51%)
22,538
(51%)
 Female 434
(49%)
21,666
(49%)

Carter Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 672
(77%)
32,113
(73%)
 Black 167
(19%)
10,254
(23%)
 Asian 19
(2%)
505
(1%)
 White 15
(2%)
913
(2%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
281
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
84
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
54
(0%)

Carter Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 749
(85%)
39,719
(90%)
 Not Eligible 128
(15%)
4,485
(10%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Carter Academy is ranked 186th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Carter Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.4%) is higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Carter Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 928
2006 903
2007 890
2008 790
2009 823
2010 841
2011 876
2012 849
2013 952
2014 958
2015 877

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 13.1
2007 12.8
2008 11.9
2009 13.4
2010 15.6
2011 17.1
2012 16.7
2013 18.6
2014 17.5
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84913793103448
2006 0.84717607973422
2007 0.85056179775281
2008 0.8620253164557
2009 0.87241798298906
2010 0.85731272294887
2011 0.85159817351598
2012 0.87043580683157
2013 0.88025210084034
2014 0.84655532359081
2015 0.85404789053592

Compare Carter Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 85.4%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Carter Academy
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Public KG - 04 877 16:1  
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Public KG - 04 961 16.6:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 04 956 15.9:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 800 11.4:1 2 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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