Heather Glen Elementary School

  • Heather Glen Elementary School serves 509 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Heather Glen Elementary School's student population of 509 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students509 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heather Glen Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heather Glen Elementary School is 0.55, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#6004 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
4%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
63%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Heather Glen Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
20%
13%
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White
11%
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 Heather Glen Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.550.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
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 Heather Glen 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 NameGARLAND ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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