Alonso S Perales Elementary School

  • Alonso S Perales Elementary School serves 515 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (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 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Alonso S Perales Elementary School's student population of 515 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students515 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Alonso S Perales Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alonso S Perales Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alonso S Perales Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#4501 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alonso S Perales 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 Alonso S Perales 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 Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Alonso S Perales Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
97%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alonso S Perales Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alonso S Perales Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alonso S Perales Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alonso S Perales Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.060.41
This chart display the diversity score of Alonso S Perales Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alonso S Perales Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alonso S Perales Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdgewood Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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My great great uncle was Alonso S. Perales. I have read about his accomplishments. I would be honored to contribute to the school since it is named after my great great uncle. One way to do this would be to have a NASA representative to show students about math and science. My husband works for NASA and can give a speech on the subject or/and NASA or engineering. It would be memorable to end the visit with a tour of the school especially any areas where Mr. Perales is noted. I live in Katy, TX but can drive to school. My contact number is 281-797-8944. Thank you, Lydia Salazar
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