Castle Hills Elementary School

  • Castle Hills Elementary School serves 479 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Castle Hills 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 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Castle Hills Elementary School's student population of 479 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Castle Hills Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Castle Hills Elementary School is 0.46, 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 (16-17)#1229 out of 7953 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Castle Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
69%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Castle Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Castle Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
26%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Castle Hills Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Castle Hills Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.460.64
This chart display the diversity score of Castle Hills Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Castle Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth East Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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