Cushing School

  • Cushing School serves 288 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (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 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Cushing School's student population of 288 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students288 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cushing School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cushing School is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#3512 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
14%
52%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
76%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.40n/a
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCushing Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cushing Cushing Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 272 students
    0.0 miles
    1165 W Bearkat Dr
    Cushing, TX 75760
    (936)326-4234
    0.0 PK-5 272
  • Laneville Laneville School
    Grades: PK-12 | 187 students
    10.7 miles
    7415 Hwy 1798 W
    Laneville, TX 75667
    (903)863-5353
    10.7 PK-12 187
  • Douglass Douglass School
    Grades: K-12 | 466 students
    10.9 miles
    20712 S Fm 225
    Douglass, TX 75943
    (936)569-9804
    10.9 K-12 466
  • Mount Enterprise Mt Enterprise Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 206 students
    11.2 miles
    301 Nw 3rd St
    Mount Enterprise, TX 75681
    (903)822-3545
    11.2 PK-5 206
  • Mount Enterprise Mt Enterprise High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 217 students
    11.2 miles
    301 Nw 3rd St
    Mount Enterprise, TX 75681
    (903)822-3721
    11.2 6-12 217

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