George Gervin Charter School

6944 Sunbelt Dr, San Antonio, TX 78218 | (210) 568-8800
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Student Enrollment: 721
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 721 school students from grades PK-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Barbara D Hawkins
  • Fax: (210) 568-8897
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
  • George Gervin Academy
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $6,857
  • Graduation Rate: 87.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 26.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 21.1
  • Enrolled Students: 779

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 721
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 322 (44.7%)
  • Females: 399 (55.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 18 (2.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 582 (80.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 600 (83.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
George Gervin Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black32244.7%
Asian131.8%
Hispanic32745.4%
White588.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For George Gervin Charter School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten39855.2%
Kindergarten436.0%
1st Grade344.7%
2nd Grade314.3%
3rd Grade202.8%
4th Grade182.5%
5th Grade172.4%
6th Grade141.9%
7th Grade131.8%
8th Grade121.7%
9th Grade263.6%
10th Grade212.9%
11th Grade344.7%
12th Grade405.5%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
35.0%
District:
36.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
12.0%
District:
43.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
43.1%
District:
33.1%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
49.2%
District:
53.2%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
5.1
District:
4.8
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
50.1%
District:
48.7%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
15.6%
District:
16.2%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
9.4%
District:
8.1%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
3.1%
District:
2.7%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$50,000
District:
$42,944
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$32,599
District:
$32,594
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$27,871
District:
$28,906
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$33,379
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$33,767
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$37,433
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$32,600
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that George Gervin Charter School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
SAT & ACT Exam Details (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT or ACT Exam
School:
28.6%
District:
17.9%
State:
61.5%
ACT Average Score
School:
17.7
District:
17.7
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201057.0%57.0%86.0%
200964.0%64.0%84.0%
200860.0%60.0%83.0%
 
Reading Test
201070.0%70.0%92.0%
200992.0%92.0%89.0%
2008100.0%100.0%88.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201038.0%38.0%88.0%
200954.0%54.0%86.0%
2008100.0%100.0%84.0%
 
Reading Test
201055.0%55.0%86.0%
200925.0%25.0%84.0%
2008100.0%100.0%83.0%
 
Writing Test
201075.0%75.0%92.0%
200982.0%82.0%91.0%
2008100.0%100.0%91.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.0%93.0%86.0%
200989.0%89.0%84.0%
 
Reading Test
201064.0%64.0%85.0%
2009100.0%100.0%83.0%
 
Science Test
201080.0%80.0%88.0%
200975.0%75.0%84.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201040.0%40.0%82.0%
2009100.0%100.0%80.0%
 
Reading Test
201067.0%67.0%86.0%
2009100.0%100.0%91.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201050.0%50.0%81.0%
 
Reading Test
201075.0%75.0%86.0%
 
Writing Test
201088.0%88.0%74.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201077.0%77.0%80.0%
 
Reading Test
2010100.0%100.0%91.0%
 
Science Test
201086.0%86.0%78.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201093.0%93.0%95.0%
 

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201086.0%84.0%70.0%
20095.0%11.0%67.0%
 
Reading Test
201083.0%82.0%92.0%
200950.0%57.0%87.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201074.0%72.0%90.0%
200956.0%54.0%88.0%
200874.0%77.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201087.0%63.0%74.0%
200983.0%51.0%65.0%
200831.0%25.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201086.0%64.0%74.0%
200913.0%19.0%66.0%
200822.0%23.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201087.0%90.0%93.0%
200967.0%71.0%90.0%
200857.0%59.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201062.0%67.0%93.0%
200932.0%53.0%92.0%
200847.0%48.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201058.0%52.0%89.0%
200954.0%42.0%81.0%
200811.0%12.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201055.0%56.0%91.0%
200914.0%37.0%85.0%
200839.0%33.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201071.0%76.0%98.0%
200931.0%67.0%97.0%
200876.0%72.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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