West Columbia Charter School

719 West Brazos Ave, West Columbia, TX 77486 | (210) 658-6848
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Student Enrollment: 186
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 186 elementary, middle, and high school students from grades KG-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 719 W Brazos Ave, West Columbia, TX 77486
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
  • Shekinah Radiance Academy
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,768
  • Graduation Rate: 79.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.2
  • Enrolled Students: 1,125

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 186
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 13.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 112 (60.2%)
  • Females: 74 (39.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 34 (18.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 62 (33.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 96 (51.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Columbia Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.5%
Black2714.5%
Asian--
Hispanic3317.7%
White12567.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Columbia Charter School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten126.5%
1st Grade73.8%
2nd Grade105.4%
3rd Grade126.5%
4th Grade94.8%
5th Grade147.5%
6th Grade147.5%
7th Grade168.6%
8th Grade137.0%
9th Grade147.5%
10th Grade2815.1%
11th Grade2010.8%
12th Grade179.1%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
56.0%
District:
47.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
33.0%
District:
33.0%
State:
60.0%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
6.4
District:
6.1
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
43.1%
District:
40.3%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
14.4%
District:
15.2%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
13.8%
District:
7.5%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
7.2%
District:
8.7%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$19,376
District:
$30,213
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$35,398
District:
$34,600
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$34,999
District:
$33,363
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$34,742
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$33,900
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$39,166
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$36,300
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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