Fort Worth Can Academy

4301 Campus Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76119 | (817) 531-3223
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 444
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 444 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 4301 Campus Dr Ste D, Fort Worth, TX 76119
  • Principal or Admin: Cynthia Miles
  • Fax: (817) 531-0443
  • Website: www.texanscan.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
  • Fort Worth Can Academy
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $6,351
  • Dropout Rate: 39.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 20.9
  • Enrolled Students: 714

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 444
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 18.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 24.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 223 (50.2%)
  • Females: 221 (49.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 44 (9.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 333 (75.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 377 (84.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Fort Worth Can Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.7%
Black23152.0%
Asian20.5%
Hispanic18742.1%
White214.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Fort Worth Can Academy
  Number Percent
9th Grade11826.6%
10th Grade13129.5%
11th Grade12327.7%
12th Grade7216.2%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
33.0%
District:
35.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
26.0%
District:
34.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
19.8%
District:
18.9%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
49.4%
District:
51.0%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
2.9
District:
3.6
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
22.2%
District:
35.4%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
11.1%
District:
14.6%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
11.1%
District:
8.8%
State:
24.4%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$54,985
District:
$52,646
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$44,082
District:
$46,183
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$42,865
District:
$43,174
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$45,699
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$43,474
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,539
State:
$50,153
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for Fort Worth Can Academy

  • Reviewed by Student on January 28, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i lyk dix school n mii big sis goes there hur name is Haley
  • Reviewed by Student on February 05, 2010
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  • i really do like this school that i attended

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Fort Worth Can Academy 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
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
SAT & ACT Exam Details (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT or ACT Exam
School:
10.4%
District:
5.7%
State:
61.5%
SAT Average Score
School:
748.0
District:
748.0
State:
985.0

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201029.0%24.0%70.0%
20097.0%9.0%67.0%
200825.0%17.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201082.0%81.0%92.0%
200965.0%66.0%87.0%
200865.0%60.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
20085.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201067.0%64.0%90.0%
200984.0%70.0%88.0%
200881.0%74.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201040.0%33.0%74.0%
200953.0%43.0%65.0%
200855.0%40.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201051.0%42.0%74.0%
200948.0%41.0%66.0%
200848.0%38.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201062.0%62.0%93.0%
200977.0%68.0%90.0%
200876.0%67.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201081.0%81.0%93.0%
200972.0%72.0%92.0%
200872.0%71.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201054.0%47.0%89.0%
200930.0%29.0%81.0%
200827.0%30.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201063.0%63.0%91.0%
200930.0%38.0%85.0%
200830.0%32.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201087.0%87.0%98.0%
200978.0%80.0%97.0%
200878.0%77.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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