Brandon Elementary School

1612 Sayers St
Lufkin, TX 75904
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Brandon Elementary School serves 439 students in grades 3-5.
Brandon 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Brandon Elementary School's student population of 439 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Brandon Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Brandon Elementary School is 0.66, 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
#4158 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
52%
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Black
45%
13%
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White
34%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLufkin Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Brandon Elementary School is Juvenile Detent Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dunbar Primary (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lufkin Dunbar Primary Magnet School
    Grades: K-2 | 377 students
    0.5 miles
    1806 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
    Lufkin, TX 75904
    (936) 630-4500
    0.5 K-2 377
  • Lufkin Garrett Primary
    Grades: PK | 352 students
    0.5 miles
    507 Kurth Dr
    Lufkin, TX 75904
    (936) 634-8418
    0.5 PK 352
  • Lufkin Special Services Alternative School
    Grades: PK-4 | 13 students
    0.5 miles
    1806 Martin Luther King Dr
    Lufkin, TX 75901
    (936) 630-4273
    0.5 PK-4 13
  • Lufkin Coston Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 259 students
    1.3 miles
    707 Trenton
    Lufkin, TX 75901
    (936) 639-3118
    1.3 3-5 259
  • Lufkin Juvenile Detent Center Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 3 students
    1.4 miles
    705 Ellen Trout Dr
    Lufkin, TX 75901
    (936) 634-8689
    1.4 8-12 3

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