David G Sanchez Elementary School

1601 S Main St
La Feria, TX 78559
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
David G Sanchez Elementary School serves 409 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
David G Sanchez Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to 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 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

David G Sanchez Elementary School's student population of 409 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students409 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of David G Sanchez Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

David G Sanchez Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 David G Sanchez Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#2721 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of David G Sanchez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of David G Sanchez 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
96%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in David G Sanchez Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
White
3%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in David G Sanchez Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 David G Sanchez Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.080.64
This chart display the diversity score of David G Sanchez Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in David G Sanchez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
1%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Feria Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to David G Sanchez Elementary School is La Feria High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is W B Green J High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sam Houston Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Feria La Feria High School Math: 55% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 963 students
    0.3 miles
    901 N Canal St
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8370
    0.3 9-12 963
  • La Feria Sam Houston Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 514 students
    0.3 miles
    500 N Beddoes
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8490
    0.3 PK-4 514
  • La Feria W B Green J High School Math: 40% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 504 students
    0.4 miles
    501 N Canal St
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8400
    0.4 7-8 504
  • La Feria Cameron County Jjaep Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 5 students
    0.5 miles
    203 E Oleander
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8300
    0.5 9-12 5
  • La Feria C E Vail Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 489 students
    0.8 miles
    209 W Jessamine Ave
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8460
    0.8 PK-4 489

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