Accountability rating (2018-2019)

Not rated

Robinson ISD: B

Total students

2

Avg. teacher experience

N/A

Robinson ISD: 12.3 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Robinson ISD: 98.8%

Statewide: 90.3%

Challenge Academy is a middle school or junior high school in Waco, TX, in the Robinson ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 2 students. 100% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of Not rated for the 2018-2019 school year.

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Contact information

Address

1200 Clifton Rd
Waco, TX 76704-2099

Office phone number

(254) 799-7278

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Challenge Academy are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 12. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

2

African American

0 (0%)

Robinson ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Robinson ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Robinson ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Robinson ISD: 29.9%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Robinson ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

2 (100%)

Robinson ISD: 62.7%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Robinson ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

N/A

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

N/A

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

100 %

Robinson ISD: 32.1%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

50 %

Robinson ISD: 36.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

0 %

Robinson ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

100.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

50.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

N/A

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

0 %

Robinson ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Robinson ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

0 %

Robinson ISD: 12%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

N/A

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

Not rated

Robinson ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

Not rated

Robinson ISD: A

School progress (2018-2019)

Not rated

Robinson ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

Not rated

Robinson ISD: B

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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

20 %

Robinson ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Robinson ISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

Masked

Robinson ISD: 8.2%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

N/A

Robinson ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

Masked

Robinson ISD: 3%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Robinson ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

Masked

Robinson ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

N/A

Robinson ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

N/A

African American

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 92.4%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 76.8%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 22.7%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

N/A

Robinson ISD: 13

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

N/A

Robinson ISD: 12.3 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

N/A

Robinson ISD: $52,696

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

N/A

Robinson ISD: $43,487

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

N/A

Robinson ISD: $45,350

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

N/A

Robinson ISD: $49,310

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

N/A

Robinson ISD: $55,663

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

N/A

Robinson ISD: $60,927

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Robinson ISD: $63,309

Statewide: $69,974

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