Frederick Douglass Elementary School

  • Frederick Douglass Elementary School serves 481 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (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 54% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Frederick Douglass 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Frederick Douglass Elementary School's student population of 481 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students481 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Frederick Douglass Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Frederick Douglass Elementary School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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)#7112 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Frederick Douglass 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)
54%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Frederick Douglass 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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Hispanic
41%
52%
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Black
59%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Frederick Douglass Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Frederick Douglass Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Frederick Douglass Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.490.63
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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 Frederick Douglass Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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