Dripping Springs Elementary School

  • Dripping Springs Elementary School serves 998 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 86% (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 87% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Dripping Springs Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Dripping Springs Elementary School's student population of 998 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students998 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dripping Springs Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dripping Springs Elementary School is 0.49, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#789 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
28%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
66%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dripping Springs Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.490.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dripping Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDRIPPING SPRINGS ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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