Golden Rule Elementary School (Closed 2017)

  • Golden Rule Elementary School served 147 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 65-69% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 76%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 65-69% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Golden Rule 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 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students147 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (13-14)#5812 out of 7779 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
76%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
15%
52%
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Black
11%
13%
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White
58%
28%
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Two or more races
13%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Golden Rule Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.620.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Golden Rule Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDenison ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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