Brook Avenue Elementary School
Brook Avenue Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 10%)
Brook Avenue Elementary School's student population of 372 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||372 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||24 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Brook Avenue 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 Brook Avenue Elementary School is 0.52, 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 Data||This School||State Level (TX)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#7783 out of 7999 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Waco Independent School District|
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)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Waco Methodist Children's Home Grades: 6-12 | 133 students
1111 Herring Ave
Waco, TX 76708
(254) 750-2601 0.3 6-12 133
- Waco West Avenue Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
1101 N 15th St
Waco, TX 76707
(254) 750-3900 0.7 PK-5 382
- Waco Indian Spring Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 524 students
500 N University Parks Dr
Waco, TX 76701
(254) 754-5491 1.1 6-8 524
- Waco Provident Heights Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 386 students
2415 Bosque Blvd
Waco, TX 76707
(254) 750-3930 1.2 PK-5 386
- Axtell Waco Center For Youth Grades: 7-12 | 71 students
3501 N 19th St
Axtell, TX 76624
(254) 745-5339 1.3 7-12 71
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