Accountability rating

A

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: A

Total students

339

Avg. teacher experience

9.8 years

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 10.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Fort Worth Academy Of Fine Arts is a charter high school in Fort Worth, TX, in the Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 339 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 2.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $44,924, which is $9,198 less than the state average. The average SAT score at Fort Worth Academy Of Fine Arts was 1160. The average ACT score was 24.7. In the Class of 2018, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

Contact information

Website

www.fwafa.org

Address

3901 S Hulen St
Fort Worth, TX 76109

Office phone number

(817) 924-1482

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Fort Worth Academy Of Fine Arts are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

339

African American

37 (10.9%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 10.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

7 (2.1%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 3.1%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

63 (18.6%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 19.8%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

217 (64%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 60.6%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

15 (4.4%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 5.9%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

10.9%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

2.1%

Hispanic

18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

64.0%

Two or more races

4.4%

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

2.7 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 2.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

9.7 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 8.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

1.2 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 1.4%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

2.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

9.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.2%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

0.9 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 1%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 0%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

10.9 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 11.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

5 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 4.7%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

0.9%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

10.9%

Special education

5.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

A

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: A

Student achievement

A

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: A

School progress

C

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: C

Closing the gaps

A

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: A

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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

100 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 100%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: Masked

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

Masked

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

100 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 100%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

100 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 100%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: Masked

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

0 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 0%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2017-2018 school year.

All students

55.7 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 55.7%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

57.1 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 57.1%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

Masked

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: Masked

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

57.9 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 57.9%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

54.8 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 54.8%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

42.9 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 42.9%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

49.2 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 49.2%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

50 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 50%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

Masked

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: Masked

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

36.4 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 36.4%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

55.9 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 55.9%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

Masked

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: Masked

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1160

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 1160

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

24.7

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 24.7

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2018.

Reading

91.3 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 91.3%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

73.9 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 73.9%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

73.9 %

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 73.9%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

91.3%

Math

73.9%

Reading + Math

73.9%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

31.8

African American

0 (0%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (3.1%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 2.1%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1 (3.1%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 4.1%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

29.8 (93.7%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 93.8%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 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

0 (0%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

25.7 (80.9%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 80.4%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

4.9 (15.5%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 16.5%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

1.1 (3.6%)

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 3.1%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

10.7

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 11.9

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 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

9.8 years

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: 10.6 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

$44,924

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: $44,744

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$38,774

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: $40,425

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$42,863

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: $41,963

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$47,856

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: $47,332

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$45,854

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: $45,926

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$54,516

Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts: $51,365

Statewide: $62,039

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