Irene C Cardwell Elementary School serves 531 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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Irene C Cardwell Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Irene C Cardwell Elementary School's student population of 531 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten
Total Students
531 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Irene C Cardwell Elementary School is 0.13, 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 Data
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State Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Irene C Cardwell Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
93%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Irene C Cardwell Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Irene C Cardwell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
5%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Irene C Cardwell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.13
This chart display the diversity score of Irene C Cardwell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Irene C Cardwell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Irene C Cardwell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten
  • Students: 531 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50% in TX)

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