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Fort Worth Academy Of Fine Arts


Overview

Student Enrollment
349
Best High School in Texas
#19
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 12th grade
School District FORT WORTH ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS
Type Public
 Phone (817)924-1482
 Location 3901 S HULEN ST
FORT WORTH, TX 76109
Charter School Yes

Fort Worth Academy Of Fine Arts has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 19th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Demographics

Race

The Fort Worth Academy Of Fine Arts student body is primarily White with a smaller Hispanic population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White64.2%224
Black10.6%37
Hispanic19.2%67
Asian Pacific2.3%8
Native American Indian0.3%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races3.4%12

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 4.8%

10.9% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas high school median of 41.7%. By this measure, FORT WORTH ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS students are largely wealthy and rank 56th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade60
8th Grade60
Freshman60
Sophomore58
Junior54
Senior57
Total349

Academics

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 10th in Texas

Students at Fort Worth Academy Of Fine Arts scored an average 96% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.6% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls95% or more*95% or more*
Boys90% or more*95% or more*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*50% or more*
Black80% or more*80% or more*
Hispanic80% or more*90% or more*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White95% or more*95% or more*
With Disabilites50% or more*50% or more*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1084

The average SAT score for Fort Worth Academy Of Fine Arts students in 2015 was 1084.

College Admission Test Participation

8 out of 10

Rank: 134th in Texas

73 out of 111 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (66%). College admission testing participation is well above the Texas median rate of 33% and in the top 12% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

4 out of 10

Rank: 313rd in Texas

Fort Worth Academy Of Fine Arts offers 8 AP courses. 72 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 98% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Fort Worth Academy Of Fine Arts had 86 taking AP exams with a 39 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 50% percentile and about equal to the state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 45% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 72% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 23%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 72%
AP Courses Offered 8

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.6%2
Boys1.7%2
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.6%2
Boys1.7%2
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median11.7%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.2%8
Boys3.5%4
Girls3.5%4

Location

Fort Worth Academy Of Fine Arts
3901 S HULEN ST
FORT WORTH, TX
76109
(817)924-1482

10 out of 10 1

District

FORT WORTH ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS
FORT WORTH, TX