Gary School

  • Gary School serves 471 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 49% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Gary School's student population of 471 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students471 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gary School is 0.15, 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 School Rank#2858 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
7%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
92%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.150.64
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGary Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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