Victor H Hexter Elementary School

Victor H Hexter Elementary School serves 597 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Victor H Hexter Elementary School operates within the Dallas Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 597 students has grown by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 597 students
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Victor H Hexter Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 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 17:1 14:1
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
33%
51%
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
26%
13%
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
39%
30%
Victor H Hexter Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Victor H Hexter 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.
0.68 0.41
Victor H Hexter 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.
55%
53%
Victor H Hexter 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.
4%
7%
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 175,788 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,267 is less than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,290 is less than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Dallas Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
243
3
Number of Students Managed 175,788 822
Dallas Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,616 MM $9 MM
Dallas Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,619 MM $9 MM
Dallas Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,267 $11,947
Dallas Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,290 $12,666
Dallas Independent   School District 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 Bryan Adams High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Robert T Hill Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shekinah Radiance Academy (garland) (1.3 miles away)
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  • DallasRobert T Hill Middle School
    2 Negative Reviews
    505 Easton Rd
    DallasTX 75218
    (972)502-5700
    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 898 students                      
  • DallasShekinah Radiance Academy (garland)
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    10715 Garland Rd
    DallasTX 75218
    (214)320-2500
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 119 students                      
  • DallasMartha Turner Reilly Elementary School
    11230 Lippitt Ave
    DallasTX 75218
    (972)749-7800
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 528 students                      
  • DallasReinhardt Elementary School
    10122 Losa Dr
    DallasTX 75218
    (972)749-7900
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 634 students                      
  • DallasLake Highlands Elementary School
    9501 Ferndale Rd
    DallasTX 75238
    (469)593-2100
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 734 students                      

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