Barron Elementary School

  • Barron Elementary School serves 394 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Barron Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Barron Elementary School's student population of 394 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barron Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barron Elementary School is 0.39, 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)#5222 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
77%
52%
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Black
13%
13%
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White
7%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barron Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.390.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Barron Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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

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