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IDEA Frontier College Preparatory
  • Public, Charter
  • BROWNSVILLE, TX

Report Card

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

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IDEA Frontier College Preparatory is an above average, public, charter school located in BROWNSVILLE, TX. It has 763 students in grades 6-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 35% of students are at least proficient in math and 50% in reading.

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IDEA Frontier College Preparatory Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
50%
Percent Proficient - Math
35%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1080
134 responses
Average ACT
23
212 responses
AP Enrollment
63%

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Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$47,435
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$855
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$109,600
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
86%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 22 responses
Poll
73%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 22 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 55 responses
  • College Signing Day
    29%
  • College visits
    24%
  • Field Lessons where we travel & visit universities
    24%
  • Pep rallies
    9%
  • My favorite events at school are our Pep-rallies.
    7%
  • Homecoming
    4%
  • prom
    2%

Students

Diversity
grade C
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
763
Free or Reduced Lunch
91%
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 26 responses
62%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 26 responses
62%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 26 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
No data available  
Teachers in First/Second Year
39.3%
92%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 24 responses
92%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 24 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 24 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
No data available  
National
$12,239
50%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 32 responses
22%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 32 responses
34%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 32 responses

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