Arnoldo Cantu Senior Elementary School

Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Arnoldo Cantu Senior Elementary School serves 673 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Arnoldo Cantu Senior Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than 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 Rankings

Arnoldo Cantu Senior Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Arnoldo Cantu Senior Elementary School's student population of 673 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students673 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Arnoldo Cantu Senior Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Rankings

Arnoldo Cantu Senior Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Arnoldo Cantu Senior 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
#2057 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
57%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
51%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Arnoldo Cantu Senior 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%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
1%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Arnoldo Cantu Senior Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.020.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Arnoldo Cantu Senior 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 (00-01)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arnoldo Cantu Senior Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Arnoldo Cantu Senior Elementary School is Idea College Preparatory Alamo (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Drs Reed - Mock Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Juan Drs Reed - Mock Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 614 students
    0.1 miles
    400 E Eldora Rd
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956) 354-2890
    0.1 PK-5 614
  • Pharr Allen & William Arnold Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 641 students
    0.5 miles
    615 W El Dora Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 354-2710
    0.5 PK-5 641
  • Alamo Idea Academy Alamo Charter School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 874 students
    1.1 miles
    325 E Sh 495
    Alamo, TX 78516
    (956) 588-4005
    1.1 PK-5 874
  • Alamo Idea College Preparatory Alamo Charter School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-12 | 760 students
    1.1 miles
    325 E Sh 495
    Alamo, TX 78516
    (956) 588-4005
    1.1 6-12 760
  • San Juan John Doedyns Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 717 students
    1.2 miles
    1401 N Raul Longoria Rd
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956) 354-2740
    1.2 PK-5 717

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