J. E. Hester Elementary School

477 E. Ash St.
Farmersville, CA 93223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
J. E. Hester Elementary School serves 355 students in grades Kindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-1
  • Enrollment: 355 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

J. E. Hester Elementary School's student population of 355 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-1
Total Students
355 students
This chart display total students of J. E. Hester Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of J. E. Hester Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of J. E. Hester Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of J. E. Hester Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

The diversity score of J. E. Hester Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of J. E. Hester Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in J. E. Hester Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in J. E. Hester Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
96%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in J. E. Hester Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in J. E. Hester Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
n/a
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in J. E. Hester Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in J. E. Hester Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in J. E. Hester Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.08
This chart display the diversity score of J. E. Hester Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in J. E. Hester Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in J. E. Hester Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

How many students attend J. E. Hester Elementary School?
355 students attend J. E. Hester Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of J. E. Hester Elementary School students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of J. E. Hester Elementary School?
J. E. Hester Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does J. E. Hester Elementary School offer ?
J. E. Hester Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-1
What school district is J. E. Hester Elementary School part of?
J. E. Hester Elementary School is part of Farmersville Unified School District.

School Calendar

View the J. E. Hester Elementary School yearly calendar below.

School Reviews

Review J. E. Hester Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

The Link between Music and a Child’s Math Abilities
The Link between Music and a Child’s Math Abilities
Learn about the influence of music on a child’s cognitive mathematical abilities.
August 04, 2023
Preparing for a Successful 'Back to School'
A one-stop guide for parents navigating the 'back to school' season, providing practical and effective strategies tailored to every grade level - from pre-K to high school.
The Evolving Role of Interim Assessments
July 25, 2023
The Evolving Role of Interim Assessments
Explore the often-overlooked tool in K-12 education - interim assessments. Understand what they are, their importance, and how they can enhance your child's learning experience. Dive into real-world case studies and find out how technology is changing the game. This informative, parent-friendly article aims to shed light on the value of these assessments in today's educational landscape.

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-1
  • Enrollment: 355 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Quick Links