Jose De Escandon Elementary School

700 N Schuebach Rd
Mission, TX 78572
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Jose De Escandon Elementary School serves 626 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Jose De Escandon Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (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 58% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Jose De Escandon Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Jose De Escandon Elementary School's student population of 626 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students626 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Jose De Escandon Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Jose De Escandon Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Jose De Escandon Elementary School is 0.00, 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
#1486 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jose De Escandon Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jose De Escandon Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jose De Escandon Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jose De Escandon Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.000.64
This chart display the diversity score of Jose De Escandon Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jose De Escandon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jose De Escandon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Joya 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 Jose De Escandon Elementary School is Idea College Preparatory Mission (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Henry B Gonzalez Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mission Henry B Gonzalez Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 606 students
    0.8 miles
    3912 E Expy 83
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 323-2460
    0.8 PK-5 606
  • Mission Idea Academy Mission Charter School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 903 students
    0.8 miles
    1600 S Schuerbach Rd
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 583-8315
    0.8 PK-5 903
  • Mission Idea College Preparatory Mission Charter School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-12 | 801 students
    0.8 miles
    1600 S Schuerbach Rd
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 583-8315
    0.8 6-12 801
  • Mission Domingo Trevino Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 821 students
    1.0 miles
    301 S Inspiration Rd
    Mission, TX 78573
    (956) 323-2810
    1 6-9 821
  • Mission Leal Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 580 students
    1.3 miles
    318 S Los Ebanos Rd
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 323-4600
    1.3 PK-5 580

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