Ervin C Whitt Elementary School

  • Ervin C Whitt Elementary School serves 649 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (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 44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ervin C Whitt Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Ervin C Whitt Elementary School's student population of 649 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students649 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ervin C Whitt Elementary 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 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ervin C Whitt Elementary School is 0.56, 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#3627 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
64%
52%
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Black
18%
13%
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White
16%
28%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Prairie Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Ervin C Whitt Elementary School is Andrew Jackson Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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