Blackshear Elementary School

11211 Lacey Rd
Tomball, TX 77375
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Blackshear Elementary School serves 1,042 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Blackshear Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Blackshear Elementary School's student population of 1,042 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,042 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

Blackshear Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Blackshear Elementary School is 0.70, which is more 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
#2997 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
43%
52%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
30%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKlein Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Blackshear Elementary School is Klein Cain High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ulrich Intermediate School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kohrville Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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