Katherine Stephens Elementary School

  • Katherine Stephens Elementary School serves 592 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher 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%.

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School Overview

  • Katherine Stephens Elementary School's student population of 592 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Katherine Stephens Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Katherine Stephens Elementary School is 0.68, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4435 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
47%
52%
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Black
20%
13%
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White
26%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Katherine Stephens Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGARLAND ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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