Cesar Chavez Elementary School

  • Cesar Chavez Elementary School serves 713 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (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 45% (which is equal to the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cesar Chavez Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Cesar Chavez Elementary School's student population of 713 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students713 students
This chart display total students of Cesar Chavez Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Cesar Chavez Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Cesar Chavez Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Cesar Chavez Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Cesar Chavez Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Cesar Chavez Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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#3980 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Cesar Chavez Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cesar Chavez 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cesar Chavez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cesar Chavez Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cesar Chavez Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
28%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cesar Chavez Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
21%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cesar Chavez Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
44%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cesar Chavez Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Cesar Chavez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cesar Chavez Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.690.64
This chart display the diversity score of Cesar Chavez 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
33%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cesar Chavez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cesar Chavez 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 NameLittle Elm Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Cesar Chavez Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about why technical public high schools are earning attention for their unique career-training opportunities.
In light of an upcoming study on Montessori education in South Carolina, as well as the growing popularity of the Montessori Method in public charter schools, we’ll take a look at the principles behind Montessori education and whether it is an effective method for preparing some students for the professional world or higher education.
Some educators and community leaders are pushing for more math and science at the high school level. Is the move really necessary and if so, how do schools get students more interested in these STEM subjects?