Ellison Elementary School

  • Ellison Elementary School serves 578 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ellison Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Ellison Elementary School's student population of 578 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students578 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ellison Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ellison Elementary School is 0.57, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#1273 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
57%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
33%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthside Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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