IDEA Academy and College Preparatory School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#150
College Readiness Index
66.6
Math Proficiency
3.4
Reading Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 785 Students
  • 50 Teachers

IDEA Academy and College Preparatory School
401 SOUTH 1ST ST
DONNA, TX 78537

Phone: (956) 464-0203

District: IDEA Public Schools

Overview

IDEA Academy and College Preparatory School is ranked 24th within Texas. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at IDEA Academy and College Preparatory School is 100 percent. The student body makeup is 46 percent male and 54 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 100 percent. IDEA Academy and College Preparatory School is 1 of 6 high schools in the IDEA Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#150
State Rank
#24
Charter Rank
#36

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 785
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 100%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 87%
Full-Time Teachers 50

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 99%
Proficient in Math 99%
College Readiness Index 66.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School Yes
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 6
Total Students 3,528
Proficient in Reading (district average) 97%
Proficient in Math (district average) 99%
College Readiness (district average) 76.7

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