Grimes Education Center

  • Grimes Education Center serves 53 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 73%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Grimes Education Center 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Grimes Education Center's student population of 53 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students53 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grimes Education Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,686 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grimes Education Center is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
73%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
76%
52%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
16%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grimes Education Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.40n/a
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Graduation Rate35-39%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grimes Education Center 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 NameCarrollton-farmers Branch Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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