Travis Elementary School

Travis Elementary School serves 643 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 70%.
Travis Elementary School operates within the Port Arthur Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 643 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 643 students
Travis Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Travis Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 19:1 14:1
Travis Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
4%
n/a
Travis Elementary School American Indian (2009-2013)
Asian
4%
4%
Travis Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
58%
51%
Travis Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
34%
13%
Travis Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.55 0.41
Travis Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
83%
53%
Travis 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.
6%
7%
Travis Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,499 students has grown by 56% over five years.
School District Name Port Arthur Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 14,499 822
Port Arthur Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $109 MM $9 MM
Port Arthur Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $169 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,746 $11,947
Port Arthur Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,246 $12,666
Port Arthur 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

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