Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Academy Of Dallas: C

Total students

480

Avg. teacher experience

8.8 years

Academy Of Dallas: 8.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Academy Of Dallas: N/A

Statewide: 90%

Academy Of Dallas is an charter elementary school in Dallas, TX, in the Academy Of Dallas school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 480 students. 49.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 9.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of C for the previous school year. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $37,267, which is $19,824 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 8.8 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

2324 S Vernon Ave
Dallas, TX 75224

Office phone number

(214) 371-9600

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Academy Of Dallas are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

480

African American

347 (72.3%)

Academy Of Dallas: 72.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Academy Of Dallas: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Academy Of Dallas: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

124 (25.8%)

Academy Of Dallas: 25.8%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Academy Of Dallas: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

2 (0.4%)

Academy Of Dallas: 0.4%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

7 (1.5%)

Academy Of Dallas: 1.5%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

72.3%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

25.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

0.4%

Two or more races

1.5%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

49.4 %

Academy Of Dallas: 49.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

100 %

Academy Of Dallas: 100%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

11 %

Academy Of Dallas: 11%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

49.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

100.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

11.0%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

9.8 %

Academy Of Dallas: 9.8%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Academy Of Dallas: 0%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Academy Of Dallas: 0%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

5.2 %

Academy Of Dallas: 5.2%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

9.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

5.2%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

C

Academy Of Dallas: C

Student achievement

D

Academy Of Dallas: D

School progress

C

Academy Of Dallas: C

Closing the gaps

D

Academy Of Dallas: D

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

23.4

African American

23.4 (100%)

Academy Of Dallas: 100%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Academy Of Dallas: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Academy Of Dallas: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Academy Of Dallas: 0%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Academy Of Dallas: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

Academy Of Dallas: 0%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Academy Of Dallas: 0%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

3.3 (14%)

Academy Of Dallas: 14%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

15.7 (67.1%)

Academy Of Dallas: 67.1%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

4 (17.1%)

Academy Of Dallas: 17.1%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0.4 (1.8%)

Academy Of Dallas: 1.8%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

20.6

Academy Of Dallas: 20.6

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

8.8 years

Academy Of Dallas: 8.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$37,267

Academy Of Dallas: $37,267

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Academy Of Dallas: N/A

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$34,970

Academy Of Dallas: $34,970

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$36,253

Academy Of Dallas: $36,253

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$40,521

Academy Of Dallas: $40,521

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$38,879

Academy Of Dallas: $38,879

Statewide: $65,449

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