Griffin Elementary School

  • Griffin Elementary School serves 666 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Griffin Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Griffin Elementary School's student population of 666 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students666 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Griffin 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Griffin Elementary School is 0.47, 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#4887 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
65%
52%
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Black
30%
13%
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White
4%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.470.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Griffin 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 NameTyler Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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