Carnahan Elementary School (Closed 2013)

  • Carnahan Elementary School served 298 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 90-94% (which was higher than the Texas state average of 83%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 90-94% (which was higher than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Carnahan Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students298 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (11-12)#1610 out of 7603 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
83%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
88%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
99%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
1%
28%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Carnahan Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.020.64
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carnahan Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 1999-00 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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