Irion Elementary School

  • Irion Elementary School serves 145 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Irion Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Irion Elementary School's student population of 145 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students145 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Irion Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Irion Elementary School is 0.41, 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 (16-17)#1607 out of 7953 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Hispanic
27%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
72%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Irion Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.410.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Irion 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIrion County Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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