Farmers Branch Elementary School

  • Farmers Branch Elementary School serves 550 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Farmers Branch Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Farmers Branch Elementary School's student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students550 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Farmers Branch Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Farmers Branch Elementary School is 0.25, 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 (16-17)#1423 out of 7953 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Farmers Branch 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
86%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Farmers Branch Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
13%
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White
10%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Farmers Branch Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.250.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
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 Farmers Branch Elementary 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 NameCarrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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