Kelly-pharr Elementary School

  • Kelly-pharr Elementary School serves 759 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (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 61% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kelly-pharr 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 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Kelly-pharr Elementary School's student population of 759 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students759 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kelly-pharr 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 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kelly-pharr Elementary School is 0.00, 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 School Rank (16-17)#6066 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
100%
52%
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White
n/a
28%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kelly-pharr Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.000.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
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 Kelly-pharr Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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