Accountability rating

F

Southwest Preparatory School: D

Total students

111

Avg. teacher experience

5.9 years

Southwest Preparatory School: 5.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Southwest Preparatory School: 96.4%

Statewide: 90%

Southwest Preparatory School is an charter elementary school in San Antonio, TX, in the Southwest Preparatory School school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 111 students. The school received an accountability rating of F. 73% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 4.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $45,933, which is $8,189 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.swprep.org

Address

1258 Austin Hwy
San Antonio, TX 78209-4820

Office phone number

(210) 829-8017

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Southwest Preparatory School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 20. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 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

111

African American

31 (27.9%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 13.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 0.1%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

52 (46.8%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 65.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

14 (12.6%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 17.3%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

14 (12.6%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 3.7%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

27.9%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

46.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

12.6%

Two or more races

12.6%

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

73 %

Southwest Preparatory School: 74.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

89.2 %

Southwest Preparatory School: 82.6%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

9.9 %

Southwest Preparatory School: 10.7%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

73.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

89.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

9.9%

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

4.5 %

Southwest Preparatory School: 8.2%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Southwest Preparatory School: 37.3%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

2.7 %

Southwest Preparatory School: 5.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

1.8 %

Southwest Preparatory School: 10.9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

4.5%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

2.7%

Special education

1.8%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

F

Southwest Preparatory School: D

Student achievement

F

Southwest Preparatory School: D

School progress

F

Southwest Preparatory School: D

Closing the gaps

F

Southwest Preparatory 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.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

6.7

African American

1 (14.8%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 11.2%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

2 (29.7%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 35%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

3.7 (55.5%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 50.1%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 2.5%

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%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

4.5 (66.5%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 79.6%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

2.3 (33.5%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 19%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Southwest Preparatory School: 1.2%

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

16.5

Southwest Preparatory School: 12.2

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

5.9 years

Southwest Preparatory School: 5.2 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

$45,933

Southwest Preparatory School: $48,090

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$44,379

Southwest Preparatory School: $46,027

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$45,998

Southwest Preparatory School: $45,937

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

N/A

Southwest Preparatory School: $49,958

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$47,333

Southwest Preparatory School: $53,064

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

N/A

Southwest Preparatory School: $56,807

Statewide: $62,039

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