Barrow Elementary School

  • Barrow Elementary School serves 574 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Barrow 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Barrow Elementary School's student population of 574 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students574 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barrow Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Barrow Elementary School is 0.58, 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 Testing Rank#5846 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
34%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Barrow Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Barrow Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
55%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Barrow Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barrow Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Barrow 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 NameColumbia-Brazoria Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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