Barksdale Elementary School

2424 Midway
Plano, TX 75093
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Barksdale Elementary School serves 659 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Barksdale Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Barksdale Elementary School's student population of 659 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students659 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Barksdale Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Barksdale 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 Testing Rank
#364 out of 7999 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
31%
4%
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Hispanic
14%
52%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
39%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.720.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlano Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Barksdale Elementary School is Hebron High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Trivium Academy (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Carrollton Hebron High School Math: 65% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,583 students
    1.0 miles
    4207 Plano Pkwy
    Carrollton, TX 75010
    (469) 713-5183
    1 9-12 3,583
  • Carrollton Trivium Academy Charter School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-7 | 522 students
    1.4 miles
    2205 E Hebron Pkwy
    Carrollton, TX 75010
    (469) 854-9007
    1.4 K-7 522
  • Plano Brinker Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 656 students
    1.7 miles
    3800 John Clark Pkwy
    Plano, TX 75093
    (469) 752-0500
    1.7 K-5 656
  • Carrollton Arbor Creek Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 910 students
    1.8 miles
    2109 Arbor Creek Dr
    Carrollton, TX 75010
    (469) 713-5971
    1.8 6-8 910
  • Plano Plano West Senior High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 11-12 | 2,765 students
    1.8 miles
    5601 W Parker Rd
    Plano, TX 75093
    (469) 752-9600
    1.8 11-12 2,765

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