Alexander Elementary School

  • Alexander Elementary School serves 796 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Alexander Elementary School's student population of 796 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students796 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alexander Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alexander Elementary School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#5271 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
13%
4%
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Hispanic
47%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
37%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alexander Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.630.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameALIEF ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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