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
Peaster Elementary School Total Students (1996-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Peaster Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1996-2012)
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 0.99. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Peaster Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1996-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
14%
50%
Peaster Elementary School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
1%
13%
Peaster Elementary School Black (1997-2012)
White
82%
31%
Peaster Elementary School White (1996-2012)
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 0.99
Peaster Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2012)
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.
32%
44%
Peaster Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Peaster Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,029 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Peaster Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 1,029 730
Peaster Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $9 MM
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: 2012 (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
  • Weatherford Peaster High School
    3600 Harwell Lk Rd
    Weatherford , TX , 76088
    (817)341-5000
    0.4  mi  |  297  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Weatherford Peaster Middle School
    8512 Fm 920
    Weatherford , TX , 76088
    (817)341-5000
    1.4  mi  |  230  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Poolville Poolville Elementary School
    16025 Fm 920
    Poolville , TX , 76487
    (817)599-3308
    6.9  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Poolville Poolville J High School
    16025 Fm 920
    Poolville , TX , 76487
    (817)594-4539
    6.9  mi  |  125  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Weatherford Seguin Elementary School
    499 East 8th St
    Weatherford , TX , 76086
    (817)598-2814
    7.1  mi  |  565  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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