Colin Powell Intermediate School (Closed 2012)

520 Lobo Ln
Little Elm, TX 75068
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Colin Powell Intermediate School served 425 students in grades 5-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 85% (which was higher than the Texas state average of 84%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 90% (which was higher than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
425 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
85%
84%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
90%
88%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
42%
52%
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Black
13%
13%
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White
42%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colin Powell Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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