Jensen Elementary School

3514 Tulip
Pasadena, TX 77504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Jensen Elementary School serves 675 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Jensen Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (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 42% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Jensen Elementary School's student population of 675 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students675 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Rankings

Jensen 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 Jensen Elementary School is 0.31, 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
#4422 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
82%
52%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
6%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.310.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Jensen Elementary School is Guidance Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fisher Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pasadena Fisher Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 748 students
    0.6 miles
    2920 Watters Rd
    Pasadena, TX 77502
    (713) 740-0552
    0.6 PK-4 748
  • Pasadena Guidance Center Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    0.7 miles
    310 Bayshore
    Pasadena, TX 77502
    (713) 740-0792
    0.7 6-12 n/a
  • Pasadena Park View Intermediate School Math: 46% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 659 students
    0.8 miles
    3003 Dabney Dr
    Pasadena, TX 77502
    (713) 740-0460
    0.8 7-8 659
  • Pasadena Golden Acres Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 462 students
    1.0 miles
    5232 Sycamore
    Pasadena, TX 77503
    (713) 740-0600
    1 PK-4 462
  • Pasadena Turner Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 633 students
    1.0 miles
    4333 Lily St
    Pasadena, TX 77501
    (713) 740-0768
    1 PK-4 633

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