Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: B

Total students

54

Avg. teacher experience

13.3 years

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 8.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 58.3%

Statewide: 90%

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi is a charter middle school or junior high school in Port Arthur, TX, in the Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 54 students. 9.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of A for the previous school year. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $53,617, which is $3,474 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 13.3 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.tekoacharterschool.org

Address

326 Thomas Blvd
Port Arthur, TX 77640

Office phone number

(409) 982-5400

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 05. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 21.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 05.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

54

African American

48 (88.9%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 90.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (1.9%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

3 (5.6%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 5.6%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

1 (1.9%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 2.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

1 (1.9%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 1.3%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

88.9%

American Indian

1.9%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

5.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

1.9%

Two or more races

1.9%

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

9.3 %

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 36.7%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

94.4 %

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 94.8%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

0 %

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 0%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

9.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

94.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

N/A

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

0 %

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 0%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

27.8 %

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 14.7%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 0%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.4 %

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 3.2%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Career and technical

27.8%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

7.4%

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 2019-2020 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.

Overall

A

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: B

Student achievement

B

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: C

School progress

A

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: B

Closing the gaps

A

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: C

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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

2.7

African American

1.7 (63.8%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 68.4%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 10.5%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 0%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

1 (36.2%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 21.1%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 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 (0%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

1.6 (59.5%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 79%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

1.1 (40.5%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 21%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

19.7

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 24.6

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: 8.5 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

$53,617

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: $50,685

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: N/A

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$41,641

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: $44,725

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

N/A

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: $51,864

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$60,400

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: $60,246

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

N/A

Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studi: N/A

Statewide: $65,449

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