Idea Academy San Benito

2151 Russell Ln, San Benito, TX 78586 | (956) 399-5252
  • Grades: PK-1
  • Student Enrollment: 297
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 297 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-1
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 223 W Sam Houston, San Benito, TX 78586
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
School District Details
  • Idea Academy
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,423
  • Graduation Rate: 55.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 19.7
  • Enrolled Students: 5,515

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 297
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 12.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 23.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 144 (48.5%)
  • Females: 153 (51.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 34 (11.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 176 (59.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 210 (70.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Idea Academy San Benito Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black20.7%
Asian31.0%
Hispanic27592.6%
White165.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Idea Academy San Benito
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten8729.3%
Kindergarten10435.0%
1st Grade10635.7%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
5.9
District:
4.2
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
16.0%
District:
52.2%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
16.0%
District:
7.5%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
16.0%
District:
3.2%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$65,944
District:
$67,133
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$47,224
District:
$44,404
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$44,814
District:
$41,903
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$41,522
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,295
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$57,674
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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