7138 Five Palms Dr
San Antonio, TX 78242
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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1/
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Bottom 50%
Five Palms Elementary School serves 471 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Five Palms Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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

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School Overview

Five Palms Elementary School's student population of 471 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
471 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Five Palms Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Five Palms 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#7342 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
96%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
1%
28%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (04-05)
4%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 471 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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