Cathelene Thomas Elementary School

615 W Lubbock St
Slaton, TX 79364
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Cathelene Thomas Elementary School serves 462 students in grades 1-5.
Cathelene Thomas 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 44% (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 36% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Cathelene Thomas Elementary School's student population of 462 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students462 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Cathelene Thomas 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 Cathelene Thomas Elementary School is 0.50, 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 Testing Rank
#5001 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
65%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
29%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.500.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSlaton Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cathelene Thomas Elementary School is Slaton High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Slaton Isd Daep (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Slaton J High School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Slaton New Vocational High School

    0.4 miles
    140 E Panhandle
    Slaton, TX 79364
    (806) 828-6591
    0.4 n/a n/a
  • Slaton Slaton High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 356 students
    0.5 miles
    105 N 20th St
    Slaton, TX 79364
    (806) 828-5833
    0.5 9-12 356
  • Slaton Slaton Isd Daep Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 5 students
    0.5 miles
    105 N 20th
    Slaton, TX 79364
    (806) 828-6591
    0.5 8-12 5
  • Slaton Slaton J High School Math: 32% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 285 students
    0.5 miles
    300 W Jean St
    Slaton, TX 79364
    (806) 828-6583
    0.5 6-8 285
  • Slaton Stephen F Austin Primary
    Grades: PK-K | 166 students
    0.6 miles
    740 S 7th St
    Slaton, TX 79364
    (806) 828-5813
    0.6 PK-K 166

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