Orangefield Elementary School

Orangefield Elementary School serves 715 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Orangefield Elementary School operates within the Orangefield Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 715 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 715 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Orangefield Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Orangefield 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 0.27 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 16:1 14:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
9%
50%
White
85%
31%
All Ethnic Groups Orangefield Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Orangefield 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.
0.27 0.41
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.
40%
44%
Orangefield 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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,739 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Orangefield Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 1,739 730
District Total Revenue $14 MM $9 MM
Orangefield Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $15 MM $9 MM
Orangefield Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,211 $11,947
Orangefield Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,627 $12,666
Orangefield 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 Orangefield High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Orangefield J High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bridge City Intermediate School (3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • OrangefieldOrangefield J High School
    7745 Sandbar Rd
    OrangefieldTX 77639
    (409)735-6737
    0.2 mi | 505 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • OrangefieldOrangefield High School
    10058 Fm 105
    OrangefieldTX 77639
    (409)735-3851
    0.3 mi | 517 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Bridge CityBridge City Intermediate School
    1029 West Round Bunch Rd
    Bridge CityTX 77611
    (409)792-8800
    3 mi | 598 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • Bridge CityBridge City High School
    2690 Texas Ave
    Bridge CityTX 77611
    (409)735-1600
    3.5 mi | 775 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Bridge CityBridge City Middle School
    300 Bower Dr
    Bridge CityTX 77611
    (409)735-1700
    3.8 mi | 604 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Orange 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 0.28, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Orange County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.