School Details

Houston Academy

8103 Carver Road, Houston, TX 77088
(281) 878-7745
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades 5-6 655 students 15 students/teacher (TX avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

68%
63%
77%
66%
63%
75%
68%
63%
77%
68%
65%
73%

TX00194

None
  • This school in 2013
  • Aldine Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

69%
63%
71%
68%
71%
74%
69%
63%
71%

TX00194

None
  • This school in 2013
  • Aldine Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Houston Academy is a public middle school in Houston. The principal of Houston Academy is RUBY ALLEN, who can be contacted at rallen@aldine.k12.tx.us. 655 children attend Houston Academy and identify mostly as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian. 13% of the Houston Academy students are "limited in English proficiency." 70% of the 655 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 80% get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Houston Academy is 15:1. Caraway Intermediate School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 59% 25%
Hispanic 39% 71%
Asian 1.0% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Multiracial 1% 0.5%
White, non-Hispanic 0.9% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.01%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0.07%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 80% 85%
Limited English proficiency 13% 33%
Economically disadvantaged 70% 80%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (10 months ago)

    This school is absolutely the worst school in Houston. The Principle is mediocre as well as the teachers. I can't see kids learning something from them. If you are taking your children here that would not be a good idea.

  • (5 years ago)

    Houston Academy is a great school both of my children attended this school. They were both straight A students here. )

  • (6 years ago)

    bad administartion week attendance and tardies record system

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