Henderson Elementary School

12755 Fm 1641
Forney, TX 75126
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Henderson Elementary School serves 678 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Henderson Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Henderson Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Henderson Elementary School's student population of 678 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students678 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Rankings

Henderson Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Henderson Elementary School is 0.52, 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
#1001 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
75%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
58%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
21%
52%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
66%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.520.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForney Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Henderson Elementary School is Forney High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Forney Academic Center (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nell Hill Rhea Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Forney Nell Hill Rhea Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 672 students
    0.5 miles
    250 Monitor Blvd
    Forney, TX 75126
    (469) 762-4157
    0.5 PK-6 672
  • Forney L E Claybon Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 651 students
    1.7 miles
    1011 Fm 741
    Forney, TX 75126
    (972) 564-7023
    1.7 PK-6 651
  • Forney Forney High School Math: 73% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,453 student
    1.8 miles
    1800 Fm 741 S
    Forney, TX 75126
    (972) 564-3890
    1.8 9-12 1,453
  • Forney Lewis Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 535 students
    1.8 miles
    1309 Luckenbach Dr
    Forney, TX 75126
    (972) 564-7102
    1.8 PK-6 535
  • Forney Blackburn Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 551 students
    1.9 miles
    2401 Concord Dr
    Forney, TX 75126
    (972) 564-7008
    1.9 K-6 551

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