Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School

  • Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School serves 424 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 73%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 73%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School's student population of 424 students has declined by 57% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 51% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students424 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,839 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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 (14-15)#7495 out of 7839 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
73%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
73%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dr Tomas Rivera 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
99%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
1%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.020.63
This chart display the diversity score of Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dr Tomas Rivera 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.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr Tomas Rivera Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCrystal City Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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