New Directions School

1258 Austin Hwy Bldg 2, San Antonio, TX 78209 | (210) 828-2161
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 32
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 32 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Sue Eakle
  • Fax: (210) 826-9962
  • Website: www.swwf.org
School Operational Details
  • Alternative School
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 32
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 3.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 24 (75.0%)
  • Females: 8 (25.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 8 (25.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 8 (25.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 16 (50.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
New Directions School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black928.1%
Asian--
Hispanic2062.5%
White39.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For New Directions School
  Number Percent
9th Grade39.4%
10th Grade26.3%
11th Grade1237.5%
12th Grade1546.9%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
13.8%
District:
14.9%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
62.1%
District:
45.9%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
2.8
District:
5.7
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
67.4%
District:
46.0%
State:
31.0%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$41,124
District:
$41,626
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$42,763
District:
$40,520
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$38,757
District:
$34,093
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$44,704
State:
$43,527
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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