Banquete Elementary School

  • Banquete Elementary School serves 437 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 92% (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 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Banquete Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Banquete Elementary School's student population of 437 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students437 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Banquete Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Banquete Elementary School is 0.30, 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 School Rank (16-17)#640 out of 7953 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Hispanic
82%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
18%
28%
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Diversity Score0.300.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBanquete Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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