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
Thompson Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Thompson Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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 less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Thompson Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
Thompson Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
69%
50%
Thompson Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
7%
13%
Thompson Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
17%
31%
Thompson Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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 0.64
Thompson 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.
59%
44%
Thompson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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%
Thompson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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
3
Number of Students Managed 31,567 799
Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
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: 2012 (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
  • Carrollton Huie Special Education Center
    Alternative School
    2115 Frankford Rd
    Carrollton , TX , 75007
    (972)968-5800
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Dallas Long Middle School
    2525 Frankford
    Dallas , TX , 75287
    (972)662-4100
    0.5  mi  |  796  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Carrollton Blanton Elementary School
    2525 Scott Mill Rd
    Carrollton , TX , 75006
    (972)968-1100
    0.8  mi  |  603  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Carrollton Furneaux Elementary School
    3210 Furneaux Rd
    Carrollton , TX , 75007
    (972)968-1800
    0.9  mi  |  363  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Carrollton Davis Elementary School
    3205 Dorchester Dr
    Carrollton , TX , 75007
    (972)968-1500
    1  mi  |  571  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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