Hughes Springs Elementary School

Hughes Springs Elementary School serves 608 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Hughes Springs Elementary School operates within the Hughes Springs Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 608 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 608 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students by Grade Hughes Springs Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 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
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
9%
50%
Hughes Springs Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
12%
13%
Hughes Springs Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
74%
31%
Hughes Springs Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hughes Springs Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Hughes Springs 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.
0.43 0.41
Hughes Springs 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.
50%
44%
Hughes Springs 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.
7%
7%
Hughes Springs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,156 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Hughes Springs Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 1,156 730
Hughes Springs Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $9 MM
Hughes Springs Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10 MM $9 MM
Hughes Springs Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,952 $11,947
Hughes Springs Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,993 $12,666
Hughes Springs 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 Hughes Springs High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hughes Springs J High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Elementary School (5.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hughes Springs Hughes Springs High School
    701 Russell St
    Hughes Springs , TX 75656
    (903)639-3841
    0  mi  |  287  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Hughes Springs Hughes Springs J High School
    609 Russell
    Hughes Springs , TX 75656
    (903)639-3812
    0  mi  |  261  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Daingerfield Daingerfield J High School
    200 Texas St
    Daingerfield , TX 75638
    (903)645-2261
    4.9  mi  |  244  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Daingerfield Daingerfield High School
    202 Tiger Dr
    Daingerfield , TX 75638
    (903)645-3968
    4.9  mi  |  354  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Daingerfield South Elementary School
    701 Linda Dr
    Daingerfield , TX 75638
    (903)645-3501
    5.1  mi  |  254  students  |  Gr.  3-5

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Did You Know?
Cass County, 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 0.35, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Cass County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.