Justiss Elementary School

  • Justiss Elementary School serves 548 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Justiss 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Justiss Elementary School's student population of 548 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students548 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Justiss Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Justiss Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#5868 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
35%
52%
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Black
31%
13%
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White
26%
28%
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Two or more races
8%
2%
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Diversity Score0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Justiss Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParis Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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