Accountability rating

D

Gateway Charter Academy: C

Total students

470

Avg. teacher experience

4.9 years

Gateway Charter Academy: 5.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Gateway Charter Academy: 97.1%

Statewide: 90%

Gateway Charter Academy is an charter elementary school in Dallas, TX, in the Gateway Charter Academy school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 470 students. The school received an accountability rating of D. 33.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $39,822, which is $14,300 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.gatewaycharter.org

Address

6103 Univeristy Hills Blvd
Dallas, TX 75241

Office phone number

(214) 375-2039

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Gateway Charter Academy 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

Ethnicity

Total students

470

African American

451 (96%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 94.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 0%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

15 (3.2%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 0.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

3 (0.6%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 0.7%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

96.0%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

3.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

Two or more races

0.6%

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

33.8 %

Gateway Charter Academy: 46.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

92.1 %

Gateway Charter Academy: 90.8%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

0.2 %

Gateway Charter Academy: 0.1%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

33.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

92.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

0.2%

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 %

Gateway Charter Academy: 0%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Gateway Charter Academy: 21.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0.2 %

Gateway Charter Academy: 0.9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

1.3 %

Gateway Charter Academy: 4.2%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

0.2%

Special education

1.3%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

D

Gateway Charter Academy: C

Student achievement

D

Gateway Charter Academy: D

School progress

C

Gateway Charter Academy: C

Closing the gaps

D

Gateway Charter Academy: 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

21.9

African American

21.6 (99%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 92.4%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0.2 (1%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 2.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 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

0.9 (4%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 2.2%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

17.1 (78.2%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 83.6%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

3.4 (15.7%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 13.1%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0.4 (2.1%)

Gateway Charter Academy: 1.1%

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

21.5

Gateway Charter Academy: 18.8

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

4.9 years

Gateway Charter Academy: 5.8 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

$39,822

Gateway Charter Academy: $42,101

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$35,506

Gateway Charter Academy: $41,753

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$39,929

Gateway Charter Academy: $40,570

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$38,611

Gateway Charter Academy: $41,220

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$39,856

Gateway Charter Academy: $45,691

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$45,500

Gateway Charter Academy: $49,500

Statewide: $62,039

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