Gladys Polk Elementary School

600 Audubon Woods Dr
Freeport, TX 77541
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 399 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Gladys Polk Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 399 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • : Top 20% in TX
  • : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Gladys Polk Elementary School's student population of 399 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Gladys Polk Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Gladys Polk Elementary School is 0.60, 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)
#1371 out of 8188 schools
(Top 20%)
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70-74%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gladys Polk 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 Gladys Polk 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.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
51%
53%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
37%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Texas.
0.60
This chart displays the diversity score of Gladys Polk Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gladys Polk 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.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gladys Polk Elementary School's ranking?
Gladys Polk Elementary School is ranked #1371 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
70-74% 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 Gladys Polk Elementary School?
399 students attend Gladys Polk Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
51% of Gladys Polk Elementary School students are Hispanic, 37% of students are White, 7% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gladys Polk Elementary School?
Gladys Polk Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Gladys Polk Elementary School offer ?
Gladys Polk Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Gladys Polk Elementary School part of?
Gladys Polk Elementary School is part of Brazosport ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 399 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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