Cesar Chavez Elementary School

401 E Thomas Rd
Pharr, TX 78577
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Cesar Chavez Elementary School serves 455 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cesar Chavez Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Cesar Chavez Elementary School's student population of 455 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students455 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Rankings

Cesar Chavez Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cesar Chavez Elementary School is 0.02, 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
#1854 out of 8043 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
99%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.020.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (01-02)
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cesar Chavez Elementary School is Idea College Preparatory Pharr (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jaime Escalante Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pharr Jaime Escalante Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 627 students
    0.0 miles
    6123 S Cage
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 354-2670
    0 6-8 627
  • Pharr Graciela Garcia Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 493 students
    1.0 miles
    1002 W Juan Balli
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 354-2790
    1 PK-5 493
  • Hidalgo Jc Kelly Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 393 students
    1.0 miles
    201 E Las Milpas Rd
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4201
    1 PK-5 393
  • Pharr Carmen Anaya Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 497 students
    1.1 miles
    1000 W Dicker Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 784-8500
    1.1 PK-5 497
  • Pharr Idea Academy Pharr Charter School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 876 students
    1.3 miles
    600 E Las Milpas Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 283-1515
    1.3 PK-5 876

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