Gossett Elementary School

  • Gossett Elementary School serves 149 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Gossett Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Gossett Elementary School's student population of 149 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students149 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gossett Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gossett Elementary School is 0.51, 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 (16-17)#2611 out of 7953 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gossett 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Hispanic
37%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gossett Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
13%
White
60%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gossett Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gossett Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
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 Gossett Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRankin Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Gossett Elementary School is Rankin High School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rankin Rankin High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 160 students
    0.2 miles
    1300 Upton
    Rankin, TX 79778
    (432)693-2451
    0.2 6-12 160
  • Mc Camey Mccamey Primary
    Grades: PK-4 | 250 students
    17.5 miles
    400 E 11th St
    Mc Camey, TX 79752
    (432)652-3666
    17.5 PK-4 250
  • Mc Camey Mccamey High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 143 students
    17.7 miles
    1100 S Burleson Ave
    Mc Camey, TX 79752
    (432)652-3666
    17.7 9-12 143
  • Mc Camey Mccamey Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 163 students
    17.7 miles
    200 E 11th St
    Mc Camey, TX 79752
    (432)652-4211
    17.7 5-8 163
  • Iraan Challenge H S Sheffield Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 81 students
    22.1 miles
    100 S Farr St
    Iraan, TX 79744
    (432)836-1514
    22.1 9-12 81

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