Henry B Gonzalez Elementary School

  • Henry B Gonzalez Elementary School serves 677 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 87% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 76% (which is higher 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.

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School Overview

  • Henry B Gonzalez Elementary School's student population of 677 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students677 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Henry B Gonzalez Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Henry B Gonzalez Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#2927 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Henry B Gonzalez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Henry B Gonzalez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Hispanic
95%
52%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Henry B Gonzalez Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Henry B Gonzalez Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.100.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Henry B Gonzalez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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