Joseph Gilbert Elementary School

5412 Gilbert Rd
Austin, TX 78724
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Joseph Gilbert Elementary School serves 631 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Joseph Gilbert 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Joseph Gilbert Elementary School's student population of 631 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students631 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

Joseph Gilbert Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Joseph Gilbert Elementary School is 0.36, 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
#5571 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
79%
52%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
9%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.360.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDel Valle Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Joseph Gilbert Elementary School is Kipp Austin Brave (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dailey Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hornsby-dunlap Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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