K B Polk Center For Academically Talented & Gifted
K B Polk Center For Academically Talented & Gifted places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 10%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 20%)
- K B Polk Center For Academically Talented & Gifted's student population of 406 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||406 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||33 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- K B Polk Center For Academically Talented & Gifted's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School||State Level (TX)|
|Overall School Rank||#4934 out of 7,879 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||15:1|
|Two or more races||n/a|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||DALLAS ISD School District|
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This school is NOT what I expected it to be.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - macen
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