Shackelford Elementary School

Shackelford Elementary School serves 631 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Shackelford Elementary School operates within the Waxahachie Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 631 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 631 students
Shackelford Elementary School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Shackelford Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Shackelford Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Shackelford Elementary School Student 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 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Shackelford Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
Hispanic
31%
52%
Shackelford Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
7%
13%
Shackelford Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
59%
29%
Shackelford Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Shackelford Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.56 0.63
Shackelford Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
28%
53%
Shackelford Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Waxahachie Independent School District's student population of 7,814 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,188 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Waxahachie Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 7,814 747
Waxahachie Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $71 MM n/a
Waxahachie Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $66 MM n/a
Waxahachie Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,188 n/a
Waxahachie Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,561 n/a
Waxahachie Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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