Legacy Preparatory Charter Academy Mesquite School

Serves grades KG - 12

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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
2727 Military Pkwy
Mesquite, TX 75149
Phone
(469) 206-2190
District
LEGACY PREPARATORY
County
DALLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
523
Classroom Teachers
25

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

1

(10 is best)

Better than 1.7% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Legacy Preparatory Charter Academy Mesquite School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 12 44
Proficiency in Reading 11 41
Proficiency in Math 12 46

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 14 46
Proficiency in Reading 19 44
Proficiency in Math 9 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 54
Proficiency in Reading 26 51
Proficiency in Math 14 57

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 20.62
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.55
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 85 16.3%
Grade 1 95 18.2%
Grade 2 95 18.2%
Grade 3 86 16.4%
Grade 4 80 15.3%
Grade 5 82 15.7%
Total 523 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.6% 9.0% 28.9%
Black 21.6% 24.2% 12.9%
Hispanic 74.5% 64.6% 53.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 2.0% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 75.7% 60.9% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 69.6% 54.7% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.1% 6.2% 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 $4,567 $5,421,029 49.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $327 $388,149 3.5%
Staff $431 $511,597 4.7%
General Administration $237 $281,319 2.6%
School Administration $618 $733,566 6.7%
Operation $1,880 $2,231,560 20.3%
Transportation $0 $0 0.0%
Other $617 $732,379 6.7%
Total Support $4,110 $4,878,570 44.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $574 $681,338 6.2%
Total Expenditures $9,251 $10,980,937 100.0%
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%