Graford Elementary School

400 W Division
Graford, TX 76449
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Graford Elementary School serves 190 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Graford 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 30-34% (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 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Graford Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Graford Elementary School's student population of 190 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students190 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Graford 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 Graford Elementary School is 0.26, 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
#7124 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
15%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
85%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.260.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGraford 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 Graford Elementary School is Graford High School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Graford Graford High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 162 students
    0.0 miles
    400 W Division
    Graford, TX 76449
    (940) 664-3161
    0 6-12 162
  • Palo Pinto Palo Pinto Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 112 students
    12.3 miles
    821 Oak St
    Palo Pinto, TX 76484
    (940) 659-2745
    12.3 PK-6 112
  • Mineral Wells Houston Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 487 students
    12.6 miles
    300 S W 13th St
    Mineral Wells, TX 76067
    (940) 325-3427
    12.6 2-3 487
  • Mineral Wells Travis Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 745 students
    12.7 miles
    1001 Southeast Martin Luther K
    Mineral Wells, TX 76067
    (940) 325-7801
    12.7 4-6 745
  • Mineral Wells Mineral Wells Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 44 students
    13.1 miles
    3810 Ram Blvd
    Mineral Wells, TX 76067
    (940) 325-3033
    13.1 9-12 44

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