Blanton Elementary School

  • Blanton Elementary School serves 493 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90% (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 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Blanton Elementary School's student population of 493 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students493 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blanton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blanton Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#240 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Blanton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
84%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blanton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.290.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blanton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDenton Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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