Idea Academy Weslaco



Idea Academy Weslaco Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Idea Academy Weslaco Students by Grade
PK 0
K 116
1 119
2 117
3 116
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Idea Academy Weslaco is a public elementary school located in Weslaco, TX in the Idea Public Schools. It enrolls 468 students in grades 1st through 12th. Idea Academy Weslaco is the 3,017th largest public school in Texas and the 24,615th largest nationally. It has 33.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 468
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 33.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.04
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,615th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 3,017th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,702nd out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,377th out of 4,707

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Idea Academy Weslaco Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 236
(50%)
6,342
(50%)
 Male 232
(50%)
6,225
(50%)

Idea Academy Weslaco Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 451
(96%)
11,985
(95%)
 White 10
(2%)
271
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
145
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
16
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
132
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Idea Academy Weslaco Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 346
(74%)
9,035
(72%)
 Not Eligible 66
(14%)
2,076
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(12%)
1,456
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Idea Academy Weslaco is ranked 1,825th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Idea Academy Weslaco students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.9%) 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.

Idea Academy Weslaco Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 N/A
2011 332
2012 468

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 N/A
2011 32.3
2012 33.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010
2011 0.81927710843373
2012 0.85897435897436

Compare Idea Academy Weslaco to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
3,330.0% 33.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 85.9%
 

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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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