Greenwood Hills Elementary School

Greenwood Hills Elementary School serves 416 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Greenwood Hills Elementary School operates within the Richardson Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 416 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 416 students
Greenwood Hills Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Greenwood Hills Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Greenwood Hills Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Greenwood Hills Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 13:1 16:1
Greenwood Hills Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Greenwood Hills Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
65%
52%
Greenwood Hills Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
14%
13%
Greenwood Hills Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
19%
29%
Greenwood Hills Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Greenwood Hills Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Greenwood Hills 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.
0.53 0.41
Greenwood Hills 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.
69%
53%
Greenwood Hills 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.
5%
7%
Greenwood Hills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 38,283 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,108 is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,929 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Richardson Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed 38,283 838
Richardson Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $352 MM $9 MM
Richardson Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $346 MM $10 MM
Richardson Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,108 $12,250
Richardson Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,929 $12,682
Richardson 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 Pearce High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Richardson North J High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northrich Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RichardsonRichardson North J High School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 632 students1820 North Floyd Rd
    RichardsonTX 75080
    (469)593-5400
    0.67-8632
  • RichardsonNorthrich Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 518 students1301 Custer Rd
    RichardsonTX 75080
    (469)593-6200
    0.7PK-6518
  • Richardson Mohawk Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 368 students1500 Mimosa Dr
    RichardsonTX 75080
    (469)593-6600
    0.9KG-6368
  • RichardsonArapaho Classical Magnet Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 543 students1300 Cypress Dr
    RichardsonTX 75080
    (469)593-6400
    1KG-6543
  • Richardson Canyon Creek Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 268 students2100 Copper Rdg Dr
    RichardsonTX 75080
    (469)593-6500
    1PK-6268

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