Shackelford Elementary School

Shackelford Elementary School serves 606 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Shackelford Elementary School operates within the Waxahachie Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 606 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 606 students
Shackelford Elementary School Total Students (1989-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Shackelford Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2013)
Students by Grade Shackelford Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 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 17:1 14:1
Shackelford Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2013)
Asian
1%
4%
Shackelford Elementary School Asian (2005-2013)
Hispanic
28%
51%
Shackelford Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
7%
13%
Shackelford Elementary School Black (1989-2013)
White
61%
30%
Shackelford Elementary School White (1989-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Shackelford Elementary School Ethnicity Breakdown
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
Shackelford Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
25%
53%
Shackelford 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.
7%
7%
Shackelford Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,167 students has grown by 37% over five years.
School District Name Waxahachie Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
3
Number of Students Managed 9,167 822
Waxahachie Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $66 MM $9 MM
District Spending $62 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,896 $11,947
Waxahachie Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,378 $12,666
Waxahachie 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 Life School Red Oak (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eddie Finley Senior J High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wooden Elementary School (3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Red OakWooden Elementary School
    200 Louise Ritter Blvd
    Red OakTX 75154
    (972)617-2977
    3 mi | 461 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • WaxahachieMargaret L Felty Elementary School
    231 Park Placeblvd
    WaxahachieTX 75165
    (972)923-4616
    3.3 mi | 560 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WaxahachieEddie Finley Senior J High School
    2401 East Brown St
    WaxahachieTX 75165
    (972)923-4680
    3.3 mi | 816 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Red OakLife School Red Oak
    Charter School
    777 South I 35 East
    Red OakTX 75154
    (469)552-9200
    Charter School

    3.4 mi | 1625 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • WaxahachieWaxahachie Ninth Grade Academy
    275 Indian Dr
    WaxahachieTX 75165
    (972)923-4780
    3.5 mi | 520 students | Gr. 9-10                      

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