Brook Avenue Elementary School

  • Brook Avenue Elementary School serves 368 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 40-44% (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 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Brook Avenue Elementary School's student population of 368 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students368 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brook Avenue Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brook Avenue Elementary School is 0.51, 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#7689 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
60%
52%
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Black
36%
13%
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White
3%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brook Avenue Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.510.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaco Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Brook Avenue Elementary School is Methodist Children's Home (0.3 miles away)
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