Herbert Marcus Elementary School

Herbert Marcus Elementary School serves 972 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Herbert Marcus Elementary School operates within the Dallas Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 972 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 972 students
Herbert Marcus Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Herbert Marcus Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Herbert Marcus Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Herbert Marcus Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.07 is less 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 18:1 16:1
Herbert Marcus Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.07 0.41
Herbert Marcus Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
93%
53%
Herbert Marcus Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
2%
7%
Herbert Marcus Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Dallas Independent School District's student population of 159,713 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,255 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,763 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Dallas Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
238
3
Number of Students Managed 159,713 838
Dallas Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,768 MM $9 MM
Dallas Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $1,691 MM $10 MM
Dallas Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,255 $12,250
Dallas Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,763 $12,682
Dallas Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Early College High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Field Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stark Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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