Jessie L Jensen Elementary School

510 N Glasscock Blvd
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Jessie L Jensen Elementary School serves 713 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Jessie L Jensen Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Jessie L Jensen Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Jessie L Jensen Elementary School's student population of 713 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students713 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Jessie L Jensen Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jessie L Jensen Elementary School is 0.04, 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
#3158 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
98%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
2%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.040.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSharyland Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jessie L Jensen Elementary School is Sharyland Pioneer High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Rafael A Cantu J High School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mission Sharyland Pioneer High School Math: 60% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,564 student
    0.5 miles
    6 1/2 Mile N Shary Rd
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 580-5200
    0.5 9-12 1,564
  • Mission Rafael A Cantu J High School Math: 44% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 722 students
    0.6 miles
    5101 N Stewart Rd
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 323-7800
    0.6 6-9 722
  • Mission Sharyland High School Math: 67% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,510 student
    0.6 miles
    1106 N Shary Rd
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 580-5300
    0.6 9-12 1,510
  • Mission John H Shary Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 672 students
    0.7 miles
    2300 N Glasscock Rd
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 580-5282
    0.7 PK-6 672
  • Mission Lloyd & Dolly Bentsen Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 537 students
    0.9 miles
    2101 S Taylor Rd
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 668-0426
    0.9 PK-6 537

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