Bill Childress Elementary School

7700 Cap Carter Rd
Canutillo, TX 79835
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
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Top 50%
Serving 412 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Bill Childress Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 412 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Top 50% in TX
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Bill Childress Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Bill Childress Elementary School's student population of 412 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
412 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Bill Childress Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Bill Childress Elementary School is 0.06, 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#3353 out of 8188 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Bill Childress Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
40-44%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bill Childress Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50-54%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bill Childress Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
40-44%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Bill Childress Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
97%
53%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
2%
26%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Texas.
0.06
This chart displays the diversity score of Bill Childress Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bill Childress Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bill Childress Elementary School's ranking?
Bill Childress Elementary School is ranked #3353 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
How many students attend Bill Childress Elementary School?
412 students attend Bill Childress Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
97% of Bill Childress Elementary School students are Hispanic, 2% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bill Childress Elementary School?
Bill Childress Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Bill Childress Elementary School offer ?
Bill Childress Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Bill Childress Elementary School part of?
Bill Childress Elementary School is part of Canutillo ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 412 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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