Reach Charter School

520 Mercury Dr, Houston, TX 77013 | (713) 675-1118
  • Grades: 11-12
  • Student Enrollment: 421
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 421 high school students from grades 11-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Bertie Simmons
  • Fax: (713) 556-6006
  • Website: www.houstonisd.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: 421
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 13.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 30.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 241 (57.2%)
  • Females: 180 (42.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 16 (3.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 169 (40.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 185 (43.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Reach Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black12930.6%
Asian30.7%
Hispanic27966.3%
White102.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Reach Charter School
  Number Percent
11th Grade32577.2%
12th Grade9622.8%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
28.0%
District:
56.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
31.0%
District:
40.0%
State:
60.0%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
11.5
District:
11.8
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
13.1%
District:
30.1%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
41.0%
District:
21.1%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
24.4%
District:
21.1%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$52,887
District:
$52,535
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$45,674
District:
$45,070
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,138
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$49,427
State:
$46,149
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$68,101
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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