Barbara Jordan Elementary School

  • Barbara Jordan Elementary School serves 559 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (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 79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Barbara Jordan 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Barbara Jordan Elementary School's student population of 559 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students559 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barbara Jordan Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Barbara Jordan 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2315 out of 7953 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
19%
4%
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Hispanic
32%
52%
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Black
38%
13%
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White
7%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barbara Jordan Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.720.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Bend Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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