French Elementary School

French Elementary School serves 279 students in grades PK-KG.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 69%.
French Elementary School operates within the Cuero Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 279 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-KG
Total Students 279 students
French Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
French Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade French 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 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.99. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
French Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
French Elementary School Asian (1999-2005)
Hispanic
51%
50%
French Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
15%
13%
French Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
31%
31%
French Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.63 0.99
French 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.
61%
44%
French 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.
6%
7%
French Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,985 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Cuero Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 1,985 730
Cuero Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $9 MM
District Spending $23 MM $9 MM
Cuero Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,789 $11,947
Cuero Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,762 $12,666
Cuero 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 Cuero High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Cuero Intermediate School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hunt Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cuero Hunt Elementary School
    805 North Hunt
    Cuero , TX , 77954
    (361)275-1900
    0.2  mi  |  394  students  |  Gr.  1-3
  • Cuero Cuero High School
    920 East Broadway
    Cuero , TX , 77954
    (361)275-1900
    0.3  mi  |  573  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Cuero Cuero Intermediate School
    502 Park Hts Dr
    Cuero , TX , 77954
    (361)275-1900
    0.4  mi  |  442  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • Cuero Dewitt-lavaca Special Ed Co-op
    Alternative School
    960 East Broadway
    Cuero , TX , 77954
    (361)275-6766
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Cuero Cuero J High School
    608 Junior High Dr
    Cuero , TX , 77954
    (361)275-1900
    0.5  mi  |  297  students  |  Gr.  7-9

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Cuero, 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 0.56, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Cuero is Cuero J High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.