Don Jose Gallego

  • Don Jose Gallego serves 775 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (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 69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Don Jose Gallego 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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Don Jose Gallego places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Don Jose Gallego's student population of 775 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students775 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Don Jose Gallego is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Don Jose Gallego 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 School Rank (16-17)#4357 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
100%
52%
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White
n/a
28%
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Diversity Score0.000.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Don Jose Gallego and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaredo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Don Jose Gallego is Memorial Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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