Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School

  • Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School serves 581 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 86% (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 80% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School's student population of 581 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students581 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#1332 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
22%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
12%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
62%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.560.41
This chart display the diversity score of Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForney Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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