Smith Academy



Smith Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Smith Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 104
1 145
2 130
3 135
4 118
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Smith Academy is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Aldine Independent School District. It enrolls 632 students in grades 1st through 12th. Smith Academy is the 1,659th largest public school in Texas and the 11,609th largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 632
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,609th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,659th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,575th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,181st out of 4,778

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Smith Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 340
(54%)
22,538
(51%)
 Female 292
(46%)
21,666
(49%)

Smith Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 405
(64%)
32,113
(73%)
 Black 206
(33%)
10,254
(23%)
 White 11
(2%)
913
(2%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
281
(1%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
505
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
54
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
84
(0%)

Smith Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 593
(94%)
39,719
(90%)
 Not Eligible 39
(6%)
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, Smith Academy is ranked 642nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Smith Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.8%) is significantly 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.

Smith Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 820
2006 802
2007 634
2008 575
2009 522
2010 481
2011 487
2012 563
2013 583
2014 622
2015 632

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 14.9
2007 13.5
2008 13.9
2009 13.4
2010 13.9
2011 16
2012 18
2013 16.2
2014 16.9
2015 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86829268292683
2006 0.91895261845387
2007 0.90694006309148
2008 0.91478260869565
2009 0.90038314176245
2010 0.83367983367983
2011 0.89322381930185
2012 0.86145648312611
2013 0.90222984562607
2014 0.79421221864952
2015 0.93829113924051

Compare Smith Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 93.8%
 

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Public KG - 04 632 14.5:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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