Thompson Elementary School

Thompson Elementary School serves 503 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Thompson Elementary School operates within the Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 503 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 503 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Students by Grade Thompson Elementary School Students 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 0.49 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 14:1
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
69%
50%
Black
7%
13%
White
17%
31%
All Ethnic Groups Thompson Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Thompson Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.49 0.41
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.
59%
44%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,567 students has grown by 20% over five years.
School District Name Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
4
Number of Students Managed 31,567 730
District Total Revenue $308 MM $9 MM
Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $302 MM $9 MM
Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,732 $11,947
Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,503 $12,666
Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Smith High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Long Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Huie Special Education Center (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CarrolltonHuie Special Education Center
    Alternative School
    2115 Frankford Rd
    CarrolltonTX 75007
    (972)968-5800
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | 20 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • DallasLong Middle School
    2525 Frankford
    DallasTX 75287
    (972)662-4100
    0.5 mi | 796 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CarrolltonBlanton Elementary School
    2525 Scott Mill Rd
    CarrolltonTX 75006
    (972)968-1100
    0.8 mi | 603 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CarrolltonFurneaux Elementary School
    3210 Furneaux Rd
    CarrolltonTX 75007
    (972)968-1800
    0.9 mi | 363 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • CarrolltonDavis Elementary School
    3205 Dorchester Dr
    CarrolltonTX 75007
    (972)968-1500
    1 mi | 571 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Carrollton, TX public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.00, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Carrollton is Vista Academy Of Coppell. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.