Accountability rating

Not rated

Robinson ISD: B

Total students

5

Avg. teacher experience

N/A

Robinson ISD: 12.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Robinson ISD: 98%

Statewide: 90%

Challenge Academy is an elementary/secondary school in Waco, TX, in the Robinson ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 5 students. The school received an accountability rating of Not rated. 100% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

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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 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

5

African American

0 (0%)

Robinson ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Robinson ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Robinson ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

2 (40%)

Robinson ISD: 28.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Robinson ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

3 (60%)

Robinson ISD: 64.2%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Robinson ISD: 4%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

40.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

60.0%

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: 39.2%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

40 %

Robinson ISD: 34.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

0 %

Robinson ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

100.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

40.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

N/A

Enrollment by program

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

Bilingual/ESL

0 %

Robinson ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

20 %

Robinson ISD: 34.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Robinson ISD: 4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

60 %

Robinson ISD: 9.2%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Career and technical

20.0%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

60.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

Not rated

Robinson ISD: B

Student achievement

Not rated

Robinson ISD: A

School progress

Not rated

Robinson ISD: B

Closing the gaps

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 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

N/A

Robinson ISD: 98%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Robinson ISD: 85.7%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Robinson ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Robinson ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

N/A

Robinson ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Robinson ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

N/A

Robinson ISD: 98%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

N/A

Robinson ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

N/A

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

Two or more races

N/A

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

Masked

Robinson ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Robinson ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

Masked

Robinson ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

N/A

Robinson ISD: Masked

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

Masked

Robinson ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Robinson ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

N/A

Robinson ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

N/A

Robinson ISD: 3.6%

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

N/A

Robinson ISD: 17.4%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

N/A

Robinson ISD: 0%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Robinson ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

Robinson ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

N/A

Robinson ISD: 16.3%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Robinson ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

N/A

Robinson ISD: 19.4%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Robinson ISD: 15.4%

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

Robinson ISD: 28.3%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Robinson ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Robinson ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Robinson ISD: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Robinson ISD: 21.4%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Robinson ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Robinson ISD: 31.8%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Robinson ISD: 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

N/A

Robinson ISD: 1056

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

N/A

Robinson ISD: 22.3

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

N/A

Robinson ISD: 56.8%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

N/A

Robinson ISD: 34.2%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

N/A

Robinson ISD: 31.5%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

N/A

Math

N/A

Reading + Math

N/A

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

N/A

African American

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 95.6%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 81.7%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 18.3%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

N/A (N/A)

Robinson ISD: 0%

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

N/A

Robinson ISD: 13.3

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

N/A

Robinson ISD: 12.4 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

N/A

Robinson ISD: $47,602

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Robinson ISD: $39,529

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

N/A

Robinson ISD: $41,103

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

N/A

Robinson ISD: $44,960

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

N/A

Robinson ISD: $50,039

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

N/A

Robinson ISD: $55,309

Statewide: $62,039

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