Idea Mcallen Academy



Idea Mcallen Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Idea Mcallen Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 116
1 119
2 115
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Idea Mcallen Academy is a public elementary school located in Mcallen, TX in the Idea Public Schools. It enrolls 350 students in grades 1st through 12th. Idea Mcallen Academy is the 3,744th largest public school in Texas and the 36,671st largest nationally. It has 29.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 350
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 29.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 11.94
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,671st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 3,744th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,698th out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,468th out of 4,707

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Idea Mcallen Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 185
(53%)
6,342
(50%)
 Male 165
(47%)
6,225
(50%)

Idea Mcallen Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 331
(95%)
11,985
(95%)
 Asian 10
(3%)
145
(1%)
 White 8
(2%)
271
(2%)
 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 Mcallen Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 197
(56%)
9,035
(72%)
 Not Eligible 105
(30%)
2,076
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(14%)
1,456
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Idea Mcallen Academy is ranked 2,947th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Idea Mcallen Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.0%) 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.

Compare Idea Mcallen Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,930.0% 29.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 70.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Idea Mcallen Academy
Mcallen, TX
Public KG - 02 350 29.3:1  
Romulo D Martinez Elementary
Mission, TX
Public PK - 06 680 18.4:1 1 miles
Idea Mcallen College Preparatory
Mcallen, TX
Public 06 - 06 121 20.5:1 1 miles
Brown Middle School
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Public 06 - 09 850 12.6:1 2 miles
Jessie L Jensen Elementary
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Public PK - 06 699 18.3:1 2 miles
Lloyd & Dolly Bentsen Elementary
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Public PK - 06 604 17.7:1 2 miles
Escandon Elementary
Mcallen, TX
Public PK - 05 494 12.4:1 2 miles
Alvarez Elementary
Mcallen, TX
Public PK - 05 509 16.4:1 2 miles
Thigpen-Zavala Elementary
Mcallen, TX
Public PK - 05 636 18.5:1 2 miles
Lincoln Middle School
Mcallen, TX
Public 06 - 10 658 11.8:1 2 miles
St Johns Episcopal Day School
Mcallen, TX
Private PK - 05 247 10:1 3 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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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