Dunaway Elementary School

  • Dunaway Elementary School serves 580 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 88% (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 80% (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 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Dunaway Elementary School's student population of 580 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students580 students
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers

School Comparison

  • Dunaway Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dunaway Elementary School is 0.54, 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#1914 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
72%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
58%
52%
Black
5%
13%
White
36%
28%
Diversity Score0.540.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaxahachie Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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