Brandon Elementary School

1612 Sayers St
Lufkin, TX 75904
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Brandon Elementary School serves 379 students in grades 3-5.
Brandon Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Brandon Elementary School's student population of 379 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Brandon Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Brandon Elementary School is 0.67, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1997 out of 8079 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
20%
53%
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Black
34%
13%
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White
42%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Brandon Elementary School's ranking?
Brandon Elementary School is ranked #1997 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
48% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Brandon Elementary School?
379 students attend Brandon Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of Brandon Elementary School students are White, 34% of students are Black, 20% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Brandon Elementary School?
Brandon Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Brandon Elementary School offer ?
Brandon Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-5
What school district is Brandon Elementary School part of?
Brandon Elementary School is part of Lufkin ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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