Joy James Elementary School

Joy James Elementary School serves 513 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 70%.
Joy James Elementary School operates within the Castleberry Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 513 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 513 students
Joy James Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Joy James Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Joy James Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 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 15:1 14:1
Joy James Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
78%
51%
Joy James Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
2%
13%
Joy James Elementary School Black (1990-2013)
White
18%
30%
Joy James Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Joy James Elementary School Two or more races (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups
Public School Average 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.
0.36 0.41
Joy James Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
84%
53%
Joy James Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
7%
7%
Joy James Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,814 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Castleberry Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,814 822
Castleberry Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $9 MM
District Spending $30 MM $9 MM
Castleberry Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,821 $11,947
Castleberry Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,602 $12,666
Castleberry 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 Lake Worth High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lucyle Collins Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marilyn Miller Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fort WorthLucyle Collins Middle School
    3651 Santos Dr
    Fort WorthTX 76106
    (817)306-4250
    0.6 mi | 430 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Fort WorthMarilyn Miller Elementary School
    5250 Estrella Dr
    Fort WorthTX 76106
    (817)306-4280
    0.7 mi | 560 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • Fort WorthW J Turner Elementary School
    3001 Azle Ave
    Fort WorthTX 76106
    (817)814-4900
    1 mi | 560 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fort WorthMarine Creek Elementary School
    4801 Huffines Blvd
    Fort WorthTX 76135
    (817)306-4270
    1.6 mi | 571 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • Fort WorthLake Worth High School
    4210 Boat Club Rd
    Fort WorthTX 76135
    (817)306-4230
    1.6 mi | 762 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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