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
(214) 375-8326
District
KIPP DALLAS-FORT WORTH
County
DALLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
460
Classroom Teachers
23

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

2

(10 is best)

Better than 12.4% 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 26 46
Proficiency in Reading 20 45
Proficiency in Math 31 48

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 26 37
Proficiency in Reading 14 35
Proficiency in Math 38 39

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 23 36
Proficiency in Reading 19 39
Proficiency in Math 27 34

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 23 38
Proficiency in Reading 44 43
Proficiency in Math 2.564103 32

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 20.23
AVG FOR DISTRICT 23.22
AVG FOR STATE 15.26
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 120 26.1%
Grade 6 120 26.1%
Grade 7 120 26.1%
Grade 8 100 21.7%
Total 460 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.4% 2.9% 29.2%
Black 39.9% 61.5% 12.9%
Hispanic 59.6% 35.6% 53.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 4.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 93.0% 89.7% 58.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 82.8% 81.8% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.2% 7.9% 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 $5,645 $3,183,780 41.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $711 $401,004 5.2%
Staff $191 $107,724 1.4%
General Administration $395 $222,780 2.9%
School Administration $1,165 $657,060 8.5%
Operation $1,527 $861,228 11.2%
Transportation $622 $350,808 4.5%
Other $2,652 $1,495,728 19.4%
Total Support $7,264 $4,096,896 53.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $780 $439,920 5.7%
Total Expenditures $13,690 $7,721,160 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,926 $26,100,130,144 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $397 $2,103,228,767 3.9%
Staff $387 $2,052,133,955 3.8%
General Administration $120 $637,187,564 1.2%
School Administration $477 $2,526,094,808 4.7%
Operation $901 $4,772,646,598 8.8%
Transportation $244 $1,295,358,936 2.4%
Other $318 $1,686,449,937 3.1%
Total Support $2,845 $15,072,825,944 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,444 $12,948,086,181 23.9%
Total Expenditures $10,215 $54,120,691,995 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%