Bovina Elementary School

500 Halsell St
Bovina, TX 79009
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Bovina Elementary School serves 251 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bovina 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Bovina Elementary School's student population of 251 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Rankings

Bovina Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bovina Elementary School is 0.10, 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
#7878 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
95%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
5%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.100.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBovina Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bovina Elementary School is Bovina High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bovina Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bovina Bovina High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 134 students
    0.0 miles
    500 Halsell St
    Bovina, TX 79009
    (806) 251-1317
    0 9-12 134
  • Bovina Bovina Middle School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 106 students
    0.0 miles
    500 Halsell St
    Bovina, TX 79009
    (806) 251-1377
    0 6-8 106
  • Farwell Farwell High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 147 students
    12.4 miles
    801 Ave G
    Farwell, TX 79325
    (806) 481-3351
    12.4 9-12 147
  • Farwell Farwell J High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 125 students
    12.4 miles
    701 Ave G
    Farwell, TX 79325
    (806) 481-9260
    12.4 6-8 125
  • Friona Friona High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 298 students
    12.4 miles
    7th And Etta
    Friona, TX 79035
    (806) 250-3951
    12.4 9-12 298

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