Celestino Mauricio Soto Junior Elementary School

  • Celestino Mauricio Soto Junior Elementary School serves 612 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 78% (which is equal to the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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Celestino Mauricio Soto Junior Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Celestino Mauricio Soto Junior Elementary School's student population of 612 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students612 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Celestino Mauricio Soto Junior Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Celestino Mauricio Soto Junior Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#6155 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Celestino Mauricio Soto Junior 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)
77%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Hispanic
98%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
1%
28%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Celestino Mauricio Soto Junior Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.040.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Celestino Mauricio Soto Junior Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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