Finch Elementary School

  • Finch Elementary School serves 425 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (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 56% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Finch Elementary School's student population of 425 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students425 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Finch Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Finch Elementary School is 0.36, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4140 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Finch 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)
56%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Finch 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 Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
79%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Finch Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
13%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Finch Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
5%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Finch Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.360.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Finch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMCKINNEY ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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