Travis Elementary School

Travis Elementary School serves 621 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 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 69%.
Travis Elementary School operates within the Port Arthur Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 621 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 621 students
Travis Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Travis Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Travis Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 18:1 14:1
Travis Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Travis Elementary School American Indian (2009-2012)
Asian
3%
3%
Travis Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
61%
50%
Travis Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
31%
13%
Travis Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
31%
Travis Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Travis Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Travis 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.
0.53 0.99
Travis Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
88%
44%
Travis Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
2%
7%
Travis Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,355 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Port Arthur Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed 9,355 730
Port Arthur Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $109 MM $9 MM
District Spending $169 MM $9 MM
Port Arthur Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Jefferson Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wheatley School Of Early Childhood Programs (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Port Arthur Wheatley School Of Early Childhood Programs
    1100 Jefferson Dr
    Port Arthur , TX , 77642
    (409)984-8750
    0.2  mi  |  455  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Port Arthur Lee Elementary School
    3900 10th St
    Port Arthur , TX , 77642
    (409)984-8300
    0.9  mi  |  762  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Port Arthur Tyrrell Elementary School
    4401 Ferndale Dr
    Port Arthur , TX , 77642
    (409)984-4660
    1.3  mi  |  669  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Port Arthur Tekoa Academy Of Accelerated Studies
    Charter School
    3617 Gulfway Dr
    Port Arthur , TX , 77640
    (409)982-5400
    Charter School
    1.4  mi  |  65  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Port Arthur Jefferson Middle School
    2200 Jefferson Dr
    Port Arthur , TX , 77642
    (409)984-4860
    1.4  mi  |  1025  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Port Arthur, 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 0.63, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Port Arthur is Dowling Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.