Gilmer Elementary School

1625 Us Hwy 271 N
Gilmer, TX 75644
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Gilmer Elementary School serves 1,002 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Gilmer 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 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 36% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Gilmer Elementary School's student population of 1,002 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students1,002 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Gilmer Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

Gilmer 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 Gilmer 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
#5535 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
23%
52%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
57%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.610.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGilmer Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gilmer Elementary School is Gilmer High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bruce J High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gilmer Intermediate School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gilmer Gilmer Intermediate School Math: 37% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 389 students
    0.0 miles
    1623 Us Hwy 271 N
    Gilmer, TX 75644
    (903) 841-7800
    0 5-6 389
  • Gilmer Gilmer High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 697 students
    1.9 miles
    850 Buffalo
    Gilmer, TX 75644
    (903) 841-7500
    1.9 9-12 697
  • Gilmer Bruce J High School Math: 59% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 353 students
    2.4 miles
    111 Bruce St
    Gilmer, TX 75644
    (903) 841-7600
    2.4 7-9 353
  • Gilmer Union Hill High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 180 students
    4.6 miles
    2197 F M 2088
    Gilmer, TX 75644
    (903) 762-2138
    4.6 6-12 180
  • Gilmer Sharon A Richardson Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 196 students
    4.7 miles
    2197 F M 2088
    Gilmer, TX 75644
    (903) 762-2139
    4.7 PK-5 196

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