Raba Elementary School

Raba Elementary School serves 829 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Raba Elementary School operates within the Northside Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 829 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 829 students
Raba Elementary School Total Students (2001-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Raba Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2001-2012)
Students by Grade Raba Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 17:1 14:1
Raba Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2001-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
3%
Raba Elementary School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
59%
50%
Raba Elementary School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
6%
13%
Raba Elementary School Black (2001-2012)
White
20%
31%
Raba Elementary School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Raba Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Raba 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.
0.60 0.64
Raba Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
28%
44%
Raba Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2012)
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%
Raba Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 98,410 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Northside Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
111
3
Number of Students Managed 98,410 799
Northside Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $815 MM $9 MM
Northside Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,035 MM $9 MM
Northside Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,154 $11,947
Northside Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,624 $12,666
Northside 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 Warren High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Jordan Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Myers Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • San Antonio Warren High School
    9411 Military Dr West
    San Antonio , TX , 78251
    (210)397-4200
    0.7  mi  |  2792  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • San Antonio Myers Elementary School
    3031 Village Parkway
    San Antonio , TX , 78251
    (210)397-6650
    0.9  mi  |  687  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • San Antonio Jordan Middle School
    1725 Richland Hills Dr
    San Antonio , TX , 78251
    (210)397-6150
    1  mi  |  1263  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • San Antonio Carlos Coon Elementary School
    3110 Timber View
    San Antonio , TX , 78251
    (210)397-7250
    1  mi  |  759  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • San Antonio Evers Elementary School
    1715 Richland Hills Dr
    San Antonio , TX , 78251
    (210)397-2550
    1.1  mi  |  803  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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