Golden Rule is located in Dallas, TX and is one of 2 elementary schools in Golden Rule Charter School District. It is a charter school that serves 158 students in grades PK-2.
Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system.
Golden Rule did not make AYP in 2007. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Texas in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Golden Rule's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Golden Rule had 21 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Texas average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Golden Rule's students and teachers.more
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Golden Rule had 98% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Texas had 50% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Golden Rule Charter School spends $5,099 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 56% on instruction, 34% on support services, 9% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Golden Rule Charter School District
In 2011, Golden Rule had 21 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Texas average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.