PROFICIENCY 91% 27% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #24 of 283 in HOUSTON ISD
  • Ranked #40 of 718 in Houston
  • Ranked #571 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
66%HOUSTON ISD
98%Houston
72%Texas

Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "HOUSTON ISD" in Houston, TX. There are a total of 489 students and 27 teachers at Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 217 free lunch students and 50 reduced lunch students.

Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 91.0%, which is 27% higher than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students489
Teachers27
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch217
Reduced lunch50

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All95%
3>= 90%
4>= 90%
580-89%
6>= 80%
7>= 80%
8n/a
High School>= 80%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All87%
370-79%
480-89%
580-89%
6>= 80%
7>= 80%
8>= 80%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 12.2% 8.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 17.3% 24.9% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 1.5% 3.6% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 65.3% 61.8% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.4% 0.9% 2.1% 3.1%

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Houston demographics profile

StatisticHoustonTexasNational
Population15,31826,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7,6439791
Median age43.034.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)77%56%55%
Speak English86%65%79%
Speak Spanish5%30%13%

Education level achieved in Houston

IndexHoustonTexasNational
Completed 8th grade98.8%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school98.8%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college95.9%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree88.8%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors86.7%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters50.2%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree27.0%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate7.1%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.