Buffalo Gap Elementary School

  • Buffalo Gap Elementary School serves 328 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Buffalo Gap Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Buffalo Gap Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Buffalo Gap Elementary School's student population of 328 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Buffalo Gap Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Buffalo Gap Elementary School is 0.28, 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 School Rank#911 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
11%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
86%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.280.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJim Ned CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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