Dorothy P Adkins Elementary School

  • Dorothy P Adkins Elementary School serves 381 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher 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 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Dorothy P Adkins Elementary School's student population of 381 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students381 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dorothy P Adkins Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dorothy P Adkins Elementary School is 0.30, which is less 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#421 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dorothy P Adkins 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
10%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
83%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.300.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dorothy P Adkins Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDenton Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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  • Denton Calhoun Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 711 students
    0.6 miles
    709 Congress St
    Denton, TX 76201
    (940)369-2400
    0.6 6-8 711
  • Krum Denton Co J J A E P Alternative School
    Grades: 9-11 | 2 students
    0.6 miles
    301 E Mckinney
    Krum, TX 76249
    (940)482-6000
    0.6 9-11 2
  • Denton Denton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2052 students
    0.6 miles
    1007 Fulton
    Denton, TX 76201
    (940)369-2000
    0.6 9-12 2052
  • Denton Middle #8
    Grades: M
    0.8 miles
    8650 Martop
    Denton, TX 76201
    (940)369-0000
    0.8 M n/a
  • Denton Lester Davis Alternative School
    Grades: 1-12 | 68 students
    0.9 miles
    1125 Davis St
    Denton, TX 76209
    (940)369-4050
    0.9 1-12 68

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