Kipp Truth Academy School

Serves grades 5 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1545 S Ewing Ave
Dallas, TX 75216
Phone
(972) 323-4125
District
KIPP DALLAS-FORT WORTH
County
DALLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
477
Classroom Teachers
21

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

2

(10 is best)

Better than 13.3% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Kipp Truth Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 25 54
Proficiency in Reading 21 51
Proficiency in Math 28 57

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 39
Proficiency in Reading 24 36
Proficiency in Math 35 42

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 35 40
Proficiency in Reading 35 45
Proficiency in Math 35 36

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 23 46
Proficiency in Reading 34 45
Proficiency in Math 12.0 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 23.13
AVG FOR DISTRICT 26.63
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 121 25.4%
Grade 6 120 25.2%
Grade 7 118 24.7%
Grade 8 118 24.7%
Total 477 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 13.8% 4.1% 28.9%
Black 40.7% 62.5% 12.9%
Hispanic 45.3% 33.1% 53.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 93.3% 91.3% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 82.4% 83.3% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.9% 8.0% 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 28,304,596
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 21.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 23.8%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 11.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 9,430,419
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 12.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 82.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 28.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 12.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 14.7%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,644 $6,964,696 40.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $602 $742,868 4.3%
Staff $652 $804,568 4.6%
General Administration $259 $319,606 1.8%
School Administration $1,312 $1,619,008 9.3%
Operation $1,425 $1,758,450 10.2%
Transportation $705 $869,970 5.0%
Other $2,461 $3,036,874 17.5%
Total Support $7,417 $9,152,578 52.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $981 $1,210,554 7.0%
Total Expenditures $14,043 $17,329,062 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,397 $28,918,524,308 47.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $442 $2,367,389,970 3.9%
Staff $436 $2,333,971,970 3.8%
General Administration $128 $686,315,674 1.1%
School Administration $527 $2,824,943,065 4.6%
Operation $710 $3,802,009,903 6.2%
Transportation $249 $1,333,957,706 2.2%
Other $416 $2,230,530,750 3.7%
Total Support $2,908 $15,579,381,241 25.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,052 $16,350,528,291 26.9%
Total Expenditures $11,357 $60,848,895,653 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%