New Directions School

Serves grades 6 - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1258 Austin Hwy Bldg 2
San Antonio, TX 78209
Phone
(210) 829-8017
District
SOUTHWEST PREPARATORY SCHOOL
County
BEXAR COUNTY
Type of School
Other
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
116
Classroom Teachers
11

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

1

(10 is best)

Better than 1.2% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

New Directions School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

50 40 30 20 10 0
16%
40%
19%
35%
13%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
3%
43%
0%
47%
6%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
19%
53%
19%
52%
19%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
15%
53%
21%
48%
8%
57%
15%
53%
21%
48%
8%
57%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
10
12
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 14 12.1%
Grade 7 14 12.1%
Grade 8 13 11.2%
Grade 9 17 14.7%
Grade 10 17 14.7%
Grade 11 27 23.3%
Grade 12 14 12.1%
Total 116 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 6.3% 18.0% 28.3%
Black 19.8% 13.6% 13.0%
Hispanic 73.9% 68.0% 53.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.1% 4.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 89.7% 82.6% 60.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 81.0% 77.2% 56.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 5.4% 4.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 28,995,881
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 7.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 21.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 23.7%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 12.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 9,691,647
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 12.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 83.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 14.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 17.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 13.4%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,924 $4,470,992 44.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $600 $544,800 5.4%
Staff $917 $832,636 8.2%
General Administration $133 $120,764 1.2%
School Administration $983 $892,564 8.8%
Operation $1,209 $1,097,772 10.9%
Transportation $157 $142,556 1.4%
Other $1,444 $1,311,152 13.0%
Total Support $5,445 $4,944,060 48.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $767 $696,436 6.9%
Total Expenditures $11,135 $10,110,580 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,401 $29,346,035,266 45.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $450 $2,442,546,064 3.8%
Staff $444 $2,411,547,841 3.7%
General Administration $131 $714,409,372 1.1%
School Administration $534 $2,900,930,028 4.5%
Operation $972 $5,280,923,861 8.1%
Transportation $256 $1,388,304,729 2.1%
Other $426 $2,312,284,164 3.6%
Total Support $3,212 $17,450,832,940 26.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,331 $18,100,703,171 27.9%
Total Expenditures $11,944 $64,897,128,459 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%