Booker T Washington Elementary School

  • Booker T Washington Elementary School serves 609 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Booker T Washington Elementary School's student population of 609 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students609 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Booker T Washington Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Booker T Washington Elementary School is 0.46, which is more 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#6226 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Booker T Washington 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Booker T Washington 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
71%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Booker T Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
10%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Booker T Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
17%
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 Booker T Washington Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.460.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Booker T Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Booker T Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElgin Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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