Alto Bonito Elementary School

753 Fm 2360
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Alto Bonito Elementary School serves 570 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Alto Bonito Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Alto Bonito Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Alto Bonito Elementary School's student population of 570 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students570 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Alto Bonito Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Alto Bonito Elementary School is 0.02, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#4560 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alto Bonito 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alto Bonito 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Alto Bonito Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
99%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alto Bonito Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
White
1%
28%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alto Bonito Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.020.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alto Bonito Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (05-06)
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alto Bonito Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRio Grande City CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Alto Bonito Elementary School is Hope Academy (10.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Grulla Middle School (2.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rio Grande City Grulla Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 682 students
    2.7 miles
    Fm 2360
    Rio Grande City, TX 78582
    (956) 487-5558
    2.7 6-8 682
  • Rio Grande City Grulla Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 547 students
    4.5 miles
    443 Old Military Rd
    Rio Grande City, TX 78582
    (956) 487-3306
    4.5 PK-5 547
  • Rio Grande City La Union Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 372 students
    4.7 miles
    6300 Ne Hwy 83
    Rio Grande City, TX 78582
    (956) 487-3404
    4.7 PK-5 372
  • Sullivan City Rosendo Benavides Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 400 students
    5.1 miles
    1882 El Pinto Rd
    Sullivan City, TX 78595
    (956) 323-2360
    5.1 PK-5 400
  • Sullivan City Sam Fordyce Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 448 students
    6.8 miles
    801 Fm 886
    Sullivan City, TX 78595
    (956) 323-2490
    6.8 PK-5 448

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