Carl Schurz Elementary School

  • Carl Schurz Elementary School serves 570 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Carl Schurz Elementary School operates within the New Braunfels Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 570 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students570 students
Carl Schurz Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Carl Schurz Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Carl Schurz Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeCarl Schurz Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Carl Schurz Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Carl Schurz Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2010)
Hispanic
58%
52%
Carl Schurz Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
13%
Carl Schurz Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
41%
29%
Carl Schurz Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Carl Schurz Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCarl Schurz Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.500.63
Carl Schurz Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
52%
Carl Schurz Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Carl Schurz Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • New Braunfels Independent School District's student population of 8,463 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,942 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,488 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameNew Braunfels Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed8,463825
New Braunfels Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$66 MM$9 MM
New Braunfels Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$70 MM$10 MM
New Braunfels Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$7,942$12,250
New Braunfels Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,488$12,682
New Braunfels Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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