Dorris A Jones Elementary School

  • Dorris A Jones Elementary School serves 545 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 83% (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 75% (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 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Dorris A Jones Elementary School's student population of 545 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dorris A Jones Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dorris A Jones Elementary School is 0.63, 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#1890 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
40%
52%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
45%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.630.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRockwall Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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