Falfurrias Elementary School

100 E Allen St
Falfurrias, TX 78355
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 272 students in grades 3-5, Falfurrias Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 272 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50% in TX
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Falfurrias Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Falfurrias Elementary School's student population of 272 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 39% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
272 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Falfurrias Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Falfurrias Elementary School is 0.08, 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#7844 out of 8188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Falfurrias Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
13%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Falfurrias Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
29%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Falfurrias Elementary 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 2021-22 school year data.
6-9%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Falfurrias Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Falfurrias Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
96%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Falfurrias Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
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13%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Falfurrias Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 1992-93 school year data.
White
4%
26%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Falfurrias Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Falfurrias Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Texas.
0.08
This chart displays the diversity score of Falfurrias Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
57%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Falfurrias Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (07-08)
1%
8%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Falfurrias Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Falfurrias Elementary School's ranking?
Falfurrias Elementary School is ranked #7844 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
13% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
How many students attend Falfurrias Elementary School?
272 students attend Falfurrias Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Falfurrias Elementary School students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Falfurrias Elementary School?
Falfurrias Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Falfurrias Elementary School offer ?
Falfurrias Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-5
What school district is Falfurrias Elementary School part of?
Falfurrias Elementary School is part of Brooks County ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 272 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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