Cooper Elementary School

1200 Kingsbridge Dr
Garland, TX 75040
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Cooper Elementary School serves 581 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cooper Elementary School placed in the bottom 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 43% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) 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 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Cooper Elementary School's student population of 581 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students581 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Cooper Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Cooper Elementary School is 0.63, 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
#4526 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
57%
52%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
14%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.630.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarland Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Cooper Elementary School is Harmony School Of Innovation - Garland (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bussey Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Harmony School Of Innovation - Garland Charter School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 558 students
    0.6 miles
    2250 Firewheel Pkwy
    Houston, TX 77099
    (469) 814-0059
    0.6 7-12 558
  • Garland Bussey Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 944 students
    0.7 miles
    1204 Travis St
    Garland, TX 75040
    (972) 494-8391
    0.7 6-8 944
  • Garland Ethridge Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 749 students
    0.7 miles
    2301 Sam Houston Dr
    Garland, TX 75044
    (972) 675-3020
    0.7 PK-5 749
  • Garland Golden Meadows Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 561 students
    0.8 miles
    1726 Travis St
    Garland, TX 75042
    (972) 494-8373
    0.8 K-5 561
  • Garland N Garland High School Math: 39% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,686 students
    0.8 miles
    2109 W Buckingham Rd
    Garland, TX 75042
    (972) 675-3120
    0.8 9-12 2,686

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