Girls & Boys Preparatory Academy

8415 West Bellfort, Houston, TX 77071 | (713) 270-5994
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 157
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5 out of 5 | 5 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8415 W Bellfort, Houston, TX 77071
  • Principal or Admin: Kimya Mckinney
  • Fax: (713) 270-1302
School Operational Details
  • 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: 157
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 19.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 8.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 71 (45.2%)
  • Females: 86 (54.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 15 (9.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 104 (66.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 119 (75.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Girls & Boys Preparatory Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black13384.7%
Asian--
Hispanic2415.3%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Girls & Boys Preparatory Academy
  Number Percent
9th Grade4830.6%
10th Grade3622.9%
11th Grade4327.4%
12th Grade3019.1%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
54.0%
District:
54.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
36.0%
District:
58.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
77.3%
District:
77.3%
State:
80.6%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
3.2
District:
4.1
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
29.5%
District:
44.4%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
22.4%
District:
25.4%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
5.1%
District:
7.9%
State:
24.4%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$76,333
District:
$67,451
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$45,861
District:
$43,456
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$44,094
District:
$44,762
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,990
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$45,094
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$57,496
State:
$50,153
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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5 reviews for Girls & Boys Preparatory Academy

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 30, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This School Is Crazy The Building Is Raggedy They Change Teachers And Administration All The Time!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 16, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My children has been going to this school for the past four years. It is a wonderful school, the faculty and staff are great.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 01, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My children attended this school. the bus was never on time and always breaking down. Also they were fearful for their lives. This school should have stated that most of the children had behavioral problems
  • Reviewed by Student on March 24, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • well i love this school because it's better than any school that i have ever attended and we get more and more people every day and they never leave any one behind. it takes a village to raise a child. PANTHERS RULE!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 24, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is great.My daughter has been going here for 6 years and my son has been going here for 5 years.They will be attending next year as well.The faculty and staff are wonderful and they provide more curriculum than any other school.I would not send my child to welch before i pass up this school

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