Peaster Elementary School

Peaster Elementary School serves 502 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Peaster Elementary School operates within the Peaster Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 502 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 502 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Students by Grade Peaster Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 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 14:1 14:1
Hispanic
14%
50%
Black
1%
13%
White
82%
31%
All Ethnic Groups Peaster Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Peaster 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.
0.31 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.
32%
44%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,583 students has grown by 133% over five years.
School District Name Peaster Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 2,583 730
Peaster Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $9 MM
Peaster Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $12 MM $9 MM
Peaster Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,620 $11,947
Peaster Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,978 $12,666
Peaster 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 Peaster High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Peaster Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Poolville Elementary School (6.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WeatherfordPeaster High School
    3600 Harwell Lk Rd
    WeatherfordTX 76088
    (817)341-5000
    0.4 mi | 297 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WeatherfordPeaster Middle School
    8512 Fm 920
    WeatherfordTX 76088
    (817)341-5000
    1.4 mi | 230 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • PoolvillePoolville Elementary School
    16025 Fm 920
    PoolvilleTX 76487
    (817)599-3308
    6.9 mi | 245 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • PoolvillePoolville J High School
    16025 Fm 920
    PoolvilleTX 76487
    (817)594-4539
    6.9 mi | 125 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • WeatherfordSeguin Elementary School
    499 East 8th St
    WeatherfordTX 76086
    (817)598-2814
    7.1 mi | 565 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Did You Know?
Weatherford, 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 0.42, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Weatherford is Weatherford East Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.