Ernesto Serna School

  • Ernesto Serna School serves 730 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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 43% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ernesto Serna School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Ernesto Serna School's student population of 730 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students730 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ernesto Serna School is ranked within the top 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ernesto Serna School is 0.01, 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#2790 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ernesto Serna 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
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13%
White
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28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ernesto Serna School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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2%
Diversity Score0.010.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ernesto Serna School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSocorro Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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