Gallegos Elementary School

2700 Avenida Rancho Viejo
Brownsville, TX 78521
8/
10
Top 30%
Serving 419 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Gallegos Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 419 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • : Top 30% in TX
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • : 40-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Gallegos Elementary School's student population of 419 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
419 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Gallegos Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Gallegos Elementary School is 0.00, 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#2014 out of 8188 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Gallegos Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50-54%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gallegos 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 2021-22 school year data.
55-59%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gallegos 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 2021-22 school year data.
40-49%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Gallegos Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Gallegos Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Gallegos Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
100%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Gallegos Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
26%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Gallegos Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Texas.
0.00
This chart displays the diversity score of Gallegos Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
57%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gallegos Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gallegos Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gallegos Elementary School's ranking?
Gallegos Elementary School is ranked #2014 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
How many students attend Gallegos Elementary School?
419 students attend Gallegos Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
100% of Gallegos Elementary School students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gallegos Elementary School?
Gallegos Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Gallegos Elementary School offer ?
Gallegos Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Gallegos Elementary School part of?
Gallegos Elementary School is part of Brownsville ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 419 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • : Top 30%
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • : 40-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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