Metro Charter Academy

1111 Gibbins Rd, Arlington, TX 76011 | (817) 226-1261
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 299
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 299 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 500 Houston St, Arlington, TX 76011
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
  • Metro Charter Academy
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,826
  • Dropout Rate: 51.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.5
  • Enrolled Students: 359

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 299
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 20.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 162 (54.2%)
  • Females: 137 (45.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 63 (21.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 209 (69.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 272 (91.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Metro Charter Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black27391.3%
Asian20.7%
Hispanic196.4%
White51.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Metro Charter Academy
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten10033.4%
Kindergarten4916.4%
1st Grade279.0%
2nd Grade186.0%
3rd Grade217.0%
4th Grade206.7%
5th Grade227.4%
6th Grade155.0%
7th Grade155.0%
8th Grade124.0%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
1.5
District:
1.5
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
33.7%
District:
40.3%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
4.8%
District:
4.0%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
4.8%
District:
4.0%
State:
24.4%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$77,914
District:
$77,914
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$36,661
District:
$36,668
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$36,993
District:
$36,915
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$36,250
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$33,400
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$38,900
State:
$50,153
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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