Daniel Ramirez Elementary School

1920 N Hibiscus
Pharr, TX 78577
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Daniel Ramirez Elementary School serves 555 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Daniel Ramirez Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (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 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Daniel Ramirez Elementary School's student population of 555 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students555 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Daniel Ramirez 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 Daniel Ramirez Elementary School is 0.00, 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
#4187 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.000.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (04-05)
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Daniel Ramirez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Daniel Ramirez Elementary School is Premier H S Of Pharr (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lyndon B Johnson Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Raul Longoria Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lewisville Premier H S Of Pharr Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 130 students
    0.8 miles
    200 E Expy 83 Ste E
    Lewisville, TX 75029
    (956) 781-8800
    0.8 9-12 130
  • Pharr Raul Longoria Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 702 students
    0.9 miles
    2500 N Cypress
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 354-2820
    0.9 PK-5 702
  • Pharr Lyndon B Johnson Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,038 student
    1.1 miles
    500 E Sioux Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 354-2590
    1.1 6-8 1,038
  • Lewisville Premier H S Of San Juan Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 113 students
    1.1 miles
    1202 E Business 83
    Lewisville, TX 75029
    (956) 961-4721
    1.1 9-12 113
  • Pharr Buell Central Daep Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 84 students
    1.2 miles
    218 E Juarez
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 354-2500
    1.2 6-12 84

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