Cedric C Smith

  • Cedric C Smith serves 804 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (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 78% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cedric C Smith placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Cedric C Smith's student population of 804 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students804 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cedric C Smith is ranked within the top 30% 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 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cedric C Smith is 0.49, 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)#2304 out of 7953 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
62%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
36%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.490.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMagnolia Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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