James L Wright Elementary School

1702 S Grinnell St
Perryton, TX 79070
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
James L Wright Elementary School serves 496 students in grades 1-3.
James L Wright Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

James L Wright Elementary School's student population of 496 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades 1-3
Total Students496 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Rankings

James L Wright Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of James L Wright Elementary School is 0.44, 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 Testing Rank
#4109 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
69%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
29%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.440.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePerryton Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to James L Wright Elementary School is Perryton High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Perryton J High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edwin F Williams Intermediate School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Perryton Edwin F Williams Intermediate School Math: 50% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 347 students
    0.2 miles
    902 Sw 19th
    Perryton, TX 79070
    (806) 435-3436
    0.2 4-5 347
  • Perryton Perryton High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 577 students
    0.5 miles
    1102 S Jefferson St
    Perryton, TX 79070
    (806) 435-3633
    0.5 9-12 577
  • Perryton Perryton J High School Math: 39% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 528 students
    0.8 miles
    510 S Eton
    Perryton, TX 79070
    (806) 435-3601
    0.8 6-8 528
  • Perryton Perryton Kinder
    Grades: PK-K | 236 students
    0.9 miles
    410 S Eton St
    Perryton, TX 79070
    (806) 435-3436
    0.9 PK-K 236
  • Perryton Top Of Texas Accelerated Education Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 40 students
    1.6 miles
    605 N Main
    Perryton, TX 79070
    (806) 434-0389
    1.6 9-12 40

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