Back Elementary School

7300 Bluebonnet Dr
Rowlett, TX 75089
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 421 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Back Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 421 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • : Top 30% in TX
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Back Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Back Elementary School's student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Back Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Back Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (TX)
#1796 out of 8188 schools
(Top 30%)
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55-59%
41%
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55-59%
51%
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45-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
5%
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Hispanic
42%
53%
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Black
25%
13%
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White
15%
26%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.72
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Back Elementary School's ranking?
Back Elementary School is ranked #1796 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Back Elementary School often compared to?
Back Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Robert B Sewell Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
How many students attend Back Elementary School?
421 students attend Back Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of Back Elementary School students are Hispanic, 25% of students are Black, 15% of students are Asian, 15% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Back Elementary School?
Back Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Back Elementary School offer ?
Back Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Back Elementary School part of?
Back Elementary School is part of Garland ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 421 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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