Beard Elementary School

  • Beard Elementary School serves 713 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (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 95% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Beard 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 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Beard Elementary School's student population of 713 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students713 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Beard Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Beard Elementary School is 0.64, which is equal to 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)#240 out of 7953 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
12%
4%
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Hispanic
48%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
35%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthside Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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