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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C
  6. Health & Safety
    grade A minus
  7. Administration
    grade A
  8. Sports
    grade unavailable
  9. Food
    grade B+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Grand Prairie Fine Arts Academy is a top rated, public school located in Grand Prairie, TX. It has 830 students in grades 6-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 81% of students are at least proficient in math and 82% in reading.

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Grand Prairie Fine Arts Academy Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
82%
Percent Proficient - Math
81%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1150
115 responses
Average ACT
28
25 responses
AP Enrollment
67%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$59,607
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,105
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$174,900
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 11 responses
Poll
91%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 11 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 17 responses
  • Musical Season
    41%
  • Teacher Performances
    29%
  • PROM!
    12%
  • Graduation
    6%
  • Homecoming
    6%
  • School Dances
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
830
Free or Reduced Lunch
42%
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 11 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 11 responses
9%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 11 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$54,211
Teachers in First/Second Year
20.7%
82%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 11 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 11 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 11 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$12,583 / year
National
$12,239
64%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 11 responses
18%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 11 responses
45%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 11 responses

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