Challenger Elementary School

  • Challenger Elementary School serves 688 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 84% (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 82% (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 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Challenger Elementary School's student population of 688 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students688 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Challenger Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Challenger Elementary School is 0.77, which is more 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#1271 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Challenger 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)
82%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Challenger 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
22%
4%
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Hispanic
25%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Challenger Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
21%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Challenger Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
29%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Challenger Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Challenger Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.770.41
This chart display the diversity score of Challenger Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Challenger Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Challenger 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 NamePearland Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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