Cannaday Elementary School

2701 Chisolm Tr
Mesquite, TX 75150
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Cannaday Elementary School serves 564 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Cannaday 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 bottom 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 35% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Cannaday Elementary School's student population of 564 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students564 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Cannaday 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 Cannaday 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5156 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)
35%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
33%
52%
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Black
44%
13%
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White
17%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.670.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesquite Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cannaday Elementary School is Poteet High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wilkinson Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Austin Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mesquite Austin Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 471 students
    0.6 miles
    3020 Poteet Dr
    Mesquite, TX 75150
    (972) 882-7220
    0.6 PK-6 471
  • Mesquite Poteet High School Math: 36% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,848 student
    0.6 miles
    3300 Poteet Dr
    Mesquite, TX 75150
    (972) 882-5300
    0.6 9-12 1,848
  • Mesquite North Mesquite High School Math: 41% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,808 students
    0.8 miles
    18201 Lbj Fwy
    Mesquite, TX 75150
    (972) 882-7900
    0.8 9-12 2,808
  • Mesquite Wilkinson Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 974 students
    0.8 miles
    2100 Crest Park Dr
    Mesquite, TX 75149
    (972) 882-5950
    0.8 6-9 974
  • Mesquite Beasley Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 467 students
    1.1 miles
    919 Green Canyon Dr
    Mesquite, TX 75150
    (972) 882-5160
    1.1 PK-6 467

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