Benito Martinez Elementary School

100 School Dr
Fort Hancock, TX 79839
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Benito Martinez Elementary School serves 200 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Benito Martinez 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Benito Martinez Elementary School's student population of 200 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students200 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Benito Martinez 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 Benito Martinez Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#6859 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
96%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
3%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.080.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Benito Martinez 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 NameFT Hancock Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Benito Martinez Elementary School is Fort Hancock High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Fort Hancock Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Hancock Fort Hancock High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 110 students
    0.1 miles
    100 School Dr
    Fort Hancock, TX 79839
    (915) 769-3811
    0.1 9-12 110
  • Fort Hancock Fort Hancock Middle School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 100 students
    0.1 miles
    100 School Dr
    Fort Hancock, TX 79839
    (915) 769-3868
    0.1 6-8 100
  • Tornillo Tornillo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 282 students
    17.5 miles
    19200 Gaby Rd
    Tornillo, TX 79853
    (915) 765-3100
    17.5 PK-2 282
  • Tornillo Tornillo Intermediate School Math: 27% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 222 students
    17.6 miles
    300 Oil Mill
    Tornillo, TX 79853
    (915) 765-3350
    17.6 3-5 222
  • Tornillo Tornillo Junior High School Math: 28% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 262 students
    18.2 miles
    420 Oil Mill Rd
    Tornillo, TX 79853
    (915) 765-3450
    18.2 6-8 262

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