George Washington Carver Elementary School

655 Fason St
Karnack, TX 75661
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
George Washington Carver Elementary School serves 148 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
George Washington Carver 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) 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 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

George Washington Carver Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

George Washington Carver Elementary School's student population of 148 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students148 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

George Washington Carver Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 diversity score of George Washington Carver Elementary School is 0.61, 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
#6698 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
9%
52%
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Black
56%
13%
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White
24%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.610.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKarnack Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to George Washington Carver Elementary School is Waskom High School (13.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Waskom Middle School (12.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crockett Elementary School (11.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marshall Crockett Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 723 students
    11.5 miles
    700 Jasper
    Marshall, TX 75672
    (903) 927-8880
    11.5 K-5 723
  • Mooringsport Mooringsport Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 318 students
    12.1 miles
    602 Latimer Street
    Mooringsport, LA 71060
    (318) 222-5214
    12.1 PK-5 318
  • Waskom Waskom Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 402 students
    12.9 miles
    301 School Ave
    Waskom, TX 75692
    (903) 687-3361
    12.9 PK-5 402
  • Waskom Waskom Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 211 students
    12.9 miles
    255 School Ave
    Waskom, TX 75692
    (903) 687-3361
    12.9 6-8 211
  • Shreveport Jack P. Timmons Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 273 students
    13.0 miles
    1410 Greenwood-mooringsport Ro
    Shreveport, LA 71107
    (318) 929-3950
    13 PK-5 273

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