Corina Pena Elementary School

4800 Liberty Blvd
Penitas, TX 78576
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Corina Pena Elementary School serves 702 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Corina Pena 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 bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower 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.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Corina Pena Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Corina Pena Elementary School's student population of 702 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students702 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Rankings

Corina Pena Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Corina Pena 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
#5310 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Corina Pena Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
99%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Corina Pena Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
White
1%
28%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Corina Pena Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.020.64
This chart display the diversity score of Corina Pena Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Corina Pena Elementary 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Joya 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 Corina Pena Elementary School is Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John F Kennedy Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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