Calvin Nelms Hospital Campus is located in Houston, TX and is one of 5 schools in Calvin Nelms Charter Schools School District. It is a charter school that serves 25 students in grades 1-11.
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.
Calvin Nelms Hospital Campus 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 Calvin Nelms Hospital Campus's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2009)
In 2009, Calvin Nelms Hospital Campus had 0% 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 Calvin Nelms Charter Schools spends $6,525 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 70% on instruction, 29% on support services, 1% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Calvin Nelms Charter Schools District
In 2009, Calvin Nelms Hospital Campus had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Texas average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.