Santa Maria Elementary School

Santa Maria Elementary School serves 705 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 Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Santa Maria Elementary School operates within the Laredo Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 705 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 705 students
Santa Maria Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Santa Maria Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Santa Maria Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Santa Maria 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 0.00 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
Santa Maria Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
100%
52%
Santa Maria Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Santa Maria 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.
n/a 0.41
Santa Maria Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
98%
53%
Santa Maria 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.
n/a
7%
Santa Maria Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2005)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,955 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,453 is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,587 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Laredo Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
3
Number of Students Managed 24,955 838
Laredo Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $283 MM $9 MM
Laredo Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $262 MM $10 MM
Laredo Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,453 $12,250
Laredo Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,587 $12,682
Laredo 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 Harmony Science Academy - Laredo (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harmony Science Academy - Laredo (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Farias Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LaredoFarias Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 843 students1510 Chicago St
    LaredoTX 78041
    (956)273-3400
    0.2PK-5843
  • LaredoHarmony Science Academy - Laredo
    Charter School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 757 students4401 San Francisco Ave
    LaredoTX 78041
    (956)712-1177
    0.6KG-12757
  • LaredoLeyendecker Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 550 students1311 Garden St
    LaredoTX 78040
    (956)273-3800
    0.8PK-5550
  • LaredoJ C Martin Junior Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 652 students1600 Monterrey Ave
    LaredoTX 78040
    (956)273-4100
    1PK-5652
  • LaredoClark Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 511 students500 West Hillside Rd
    LaredoTX 78041
    (956)476-4600
    1.1PK-5511

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