Accountability rating

D

Richard Milburn Alter High School: C

Total students

173

Avg. teacher experience

13.3 years

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 9.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

27.6 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 27.9%

Statewide: 90%

Richard Milburn Academy Fort Worth is a charter high school in Fort Worth, TX, in the Richard Milburn Alter High School school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 173 students. The school received an accountability rating of D. 98.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 8.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,809, which is $2,313 less than the state average. In the Class of 2018, 27.6% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 22.6%.

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Contact information

Website

www.rmaschools.org

Address

6785 Camp Bowie Blvd #200
Fort Worth, TX 76116

Office phone number

(817) 731-7627

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Richard Milburn Academy Fort Worth are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 20. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 20.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

173

African American

42 (24.3%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 13.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

96 (55.5%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 62.8%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

32 (18.5%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 21.2%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

3 (1.7%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 1.3%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

24.3%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

55.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

18.5%

Two or more races

1.7%

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

98.8 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 96.2%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

84.4 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 68.3%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

8.7 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 5.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

98.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

84.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

8.7%

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

8.7 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 5.4%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

50.9 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 43.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 0%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

15.6 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 10.5%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

8.7%

Career and technical

50.9%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

15.6%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

D

Richard Milburn Alter High School: C

Student achievement

C

Richard Milburn Alter High School: C

School progress

F

Richard Milburn Alter High School: F

Closing the gaps

F

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 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.

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

27.6 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 27.9%

Statewide: 90%

African American

17 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 19.7%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

Masked

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 66.7%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

26.3 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 23.9%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 25%

Statewide: 86.4%

White

52.2 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 44.9%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

Masked

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 46.7%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

17.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

26.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

52.2%

Two or more races

Masked

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

22.6 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 22%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 33.3%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

26.5 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 25.4%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

Masked

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 11.8%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

25.5 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 23.5%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 33.3%

Statewide: 2.7%

White

10.1 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 15.2%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

10 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 11.1%

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

0 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 0.1%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

0 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 0%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 0%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

0 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 0.1%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: Masked

Statewide: 20.2%

White

0 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 0%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

Masked

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 0%

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

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: Masked

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: Masked

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: N/A

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: N/A

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

Masked

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 904

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 18.3

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

13.1 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 17%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

9.8 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 4.9%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

6.6 %

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 4.2%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

13.1%

Math

9.8%

Reading + Math

6.6%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

6.6

African American

0 (0%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 12.5%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 1.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

0.2 (3.5%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 18.9%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

6.4 (96.5%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 65.6%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 1.6%

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%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

5.4 (81.5%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 70.4%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

0.2 (3.4%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 25.7%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

1 (15.1%)

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 3.9%

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

26.1

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 30.3

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

13.3 years

Richard Milburn Alter High School: 9.4 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

$51,809

Richard Milburn Alter High School: $51,172

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$42,212

Richard Milburn Alter High School: $43,356

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$51,260

Richard Milburn Alter High School: $47,674

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

N/A

Richard Milburn Alter High School: $53,181

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$52,969

Richard Milburn Alter High School: $57,311

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$64,250

Richard Milburn Alter High School: $56,935

Statewide: $62,039

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