Alvarez Elementary School

  • Alvarez Elementary School serves 506 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Alvarez Elementary School's student population of 506 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students506 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Alvarez Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Alvarez Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Alvarez Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alvarez Elementary School is 0.00, 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#2470 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alvarez 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)
75%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alvarez 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 Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alvarez Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alvarez Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alvarez Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students 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 Alvarez Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Scoren/a0.41
This chart display the diversity score of Alvarez Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alvarez 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 Alvarez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMcallen Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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