Henry W Longfellow Career Exploration Academy

Overview

Student Enrollment
425
Best Middle School in Texas
#7
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District DALLAS ISD
Type Public
 Phone (972)749-5400
 Location 5314 BOAZ ST
DALLAS, TX 75209
Charter School No

Henry W Longfellow Career Exploration Academy has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 7th in the best public middle schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Henry W Longfellow Career Exploration Academy student body is mostly Hispanic with a smaller Black population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White7.5%32
Black11.3%48
Hispanic77.4%329
Asian Pacific2.4%10
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%1
Two or more races1.2%5

Family Income

vs. other Texas middle schools
Lower 20.8%

73.6% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas middle school median of 51.4%. By this measure, HENRY W LONGFELLOW CAREER EXPLORATION ACADEMY students are largely lower income and rank 1337th in Texas for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade145
7th Grade147
8th Grade133
Total425

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
98%
Rank in Texas
7th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Henry W Longfellow Career Exploration Academy scored an average 98% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 74% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.4% of Texas middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls95% or more*95% or more*
Boys95% or more*95% or more*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*50% or more*
Black90% or more*90% or more*
Hispanic97%99% or more*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White90% or more*80% or more*
With Disabilitessuppressed*suppressed*
Limited English95% or more*95% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%

Police Referral Rate

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

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

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

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.9%8
Boys2.2%4
Girls1.7%4
Texas Median12.4%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3.8%16
Boys6.6%12
Girls2.2%4

Location

Henry W Longfellow Career Exploration Academy
5314 BOAZ ST
DALLAS, TX
75209
(972)749-5400

10 out of 10 1

District

DALLAS ISD
DALLAS, TX