Garwood Elementary School

Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Garwood Elementary School serves 110 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Garwood Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Garwood Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Garwood Elementary School's student population of 110 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students110 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Garwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Garwood Elementary School is 0.62, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1001 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
38%
52%
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Black
13%
13%
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White
47%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.620.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRice CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Garwood Elementary School is Rice High School (9.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Rice Junior High School (9.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Altair Rice High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 366 students
    9.2 miles
    1095 Raider Dr
    Altair, TX 77412
    (979) 234-3531
    9.2 9-12 366
  • Altair Rice Junior High School Math: 31% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 251 students
    9.2 miles
    1093 Raider Dr
    Altair, TX 77412
    (979) 234-3531
    9.2 6-9 251
  • Altair Rice Challenge Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 63 students
    9.3 miles
    600 Fm 3013
    Altair, TX 77412
    (979) 234-3531
    9.3 9-12 63
  • Altair Eagle Lake Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 294 students
    10.2 miles
    600 Johnnie D Hutchins
    Altair, TX 77412
    (979) 234-3531
    10.2 PK-2 294
  • Altair Eagle Lake Intermediate School Math: 41% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 215 students
    11.0 miles
    701 Tate Ave
    Altair, TX 77412
    (979) 234-3531
    11 3-5 215

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