Amos Elementary School

Amos Elementary School serves 620 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Amos Elementary School operates within the Arlington Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 620 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 620 students
Amos Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Amos Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Amos Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Amos Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Amos Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
8%
4%
Amos Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
58%
52%
Amos Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
18%
13%
Amos Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
15%
29%
Amos Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Amos Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Amos Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.41
Amos Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
77%
53%
Amos Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
Amos Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 64,688 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,860 is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,596 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Arlington Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
3
Number of Students Managed 64,688 838
Arlington Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $563 MM $9 MM
Arlington Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $546 MM $10 MM
Arlington Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,860 $12,250
Arlington Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,596 $12,682
Arlington Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Newcomer Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Newcomer Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Goodman Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • ArlingtonGoodman Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 640 students1400 Rebecca Ln
    ArlingtonTX 76014
    (682)867-2200
    0.6PK-6640
  • ArlingtonMorton Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 990 students2900 Barrington Place
    ArlingtonTX 76014
    (682)867-5600
    0.7PK-6990
  • ArlingtonBurgin Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 819 students401 East Mayfield Rd
    ArlingtonTX 76014
    (682)867-1300
    0.8PK-6819
  • ArlingtonNewcomer Center
    Alternative School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 7-10 | 221 students701 East Arbrook Blvd
    ArlingtonTX 76014
    (682)867-7100
    0.87-10221
  • ArlingtonWorkman J High School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 594 students701 East Arbrook Blvd
    ArlingtonTX 76014
    (682)867-1200
    0.87-8594

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