Dekalb Elementary School

  • Dekalb Elementary School serves 350 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Dekalb Elementary School's student population of 350 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dekalb Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dekalb Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#5738 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
14%
52%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
63%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.550.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb 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
  • De Kalb Dekalb High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 243 students
    0.3 miles
    152 W Maple St
    De Kalb, TX 75559
    (903)667-2422
    0.3 9-12 243
  • De Kalb Dekalb Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 231 students
    0.6 miles
    929 W Grizzly Dr
    De Kalb, TX 75559
    (903)667-2834
    0.6 5-8 231
  • De Kalb Hubbard Isd
    Grades: PK-8 | 84 students
    2.8 miles
    3347 Us Hwy 259 S
    De Kalb, TX 75559
    (903)667-2645
    2.8 PK-8 84
  • Avery Avery Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 176 students
    10.1 miles
    150 San Antonio St
    Avery, TX 75554
    (903)684-3116
    10.1 PK-5 176
  • Avery Avery High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 105 students
    10.1 miles
    150 San Antonio St
    Avery, TX 75554
    (903)684-3431
    10.1 9-12 105

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