Dora Romero Elementary School

Dora Romero Elementary School serves 539 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 53% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Dora Romero Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Dora Romero Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Dora Romero Elementary School's student population of 539 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students539 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Dora Romero Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Dora Romero Elementary School is 0.04, 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
#1752 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
98%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
2%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.040.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dora Romero 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Fresnos CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dora Romero Elementary School is Los Fresnos High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Los Cuates Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lopez-riggins Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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