Effie Morris Elementary School

3801 Merritt Dr
Fort Worth, TX 76135
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Effie Morris Elementary School serves 354 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Effie Morris 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Effie Morris Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Effie Morris Elementary School's student population of 354 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students354 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Effie Morris Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Effie Morris Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#7366 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
47%
52%
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Black
13%
13%
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White
32%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Worth Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Effie Morris Elementary School is Lake Worth High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lucyle Collins Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is N A Howry Intermediate (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Worth Tadpole Lrn Center Alternative School
    Grades: PK-K
    0.1 miles
    6817 Telephone Rd
    Fort Worth, TX 76135
    (817) 306-4200
    0.1 PK-K n/a
  • Fort Worth N A Howry Intermediate Math: 23% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 483 students
    0.3 miles
    4000 Dakota Trl
    Fort Worth, TX 76135
    (817) 306-4240
    0.3 5-6 483
  • Buda Carpenter Hill Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 678 students
    0.6 miles
    4410 Rr 967
    Buda, TX 78610
    (512) 268-8509
    0.6 PK-5 678
  • Fort Worth Lake Worth High School Math: 38% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 868 students
    1.2 miles
    4210 Boat Club Rd
    Fort Worth, TX 76135
    (817) 306-4230
    1.2 9-12 868
  • Fort Worth Marine Creek Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 543 students
    1.9 miles
    4801 Huffines Blvd
    Fort Worth, TX 76135
    (817) 306-4270
    1.9 PK-4 543

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