Fields Elementary School

  • Fields Elementary School serves 532 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) 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 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Fields Elementary School's student population of 532 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students532 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fields Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fields Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#5528 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fields 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
96%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fields Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
4%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fields Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fields Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.080.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fields 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMcallen Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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