Idalou Elementary School

  • Idalou Elementary School serves 409 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Idalou Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Idalou Elementary School's student population of 409 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students409 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Idalou 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Idalou Elementary School is 0.50, 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 School Rank#1141 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
46%
52%
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Black
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13%
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White
54%
28%
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Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score0.500.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIdalou Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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