Kemp Primary

  • Kemp Primary serves 388 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 84%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Kemp Primary 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 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Kemp Primary's student population of 388 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students388 students
This chart display total students of Kemp Primary by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Kemp Primary
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Kemp Primary by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Kemp Primary by grade.

School Comparison

  • Kemp Primary is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,146 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kemp Primary is 0.46, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
84%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kemp Primary 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
88%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kemp Primary 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kemp Primary and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kemp Primary and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
28%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kemp Primary and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kemp Primary and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
68%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kemp Primary and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Kemp Primary and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kemp Primary.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.460.64
This chart display the diversity score of Kemp Primary and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kemp Primary 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
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kemp Primary 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 NameKEMP ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kemp Kemp Alternative Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    0.6 miles
    204 W 17th St
    Kemp, TX 75143
    (903)498-1392
    0.6 6-12 n/a
  • Kemp Kemp J High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 316 students
    0.6 miles
    1000 Tolosa Rd
    Kemp, TX 75143
    (903)498-1343
    0.6 6-8 316
  • Kemp Kemp Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 344 students
    0.7 miles
    101 Old Us 40
    Kemp, TX 75143
    (903)498-1362
    0.7 3-5 344
  • Kemp Kemp High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 494 students
    0.9 miles
    220 State Hwy 274
    Kemp, TX 75143
    (903)498-9222
    0.9 9-12 494
  • Mabank Mabank High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1027 students
    8.2 miles
    18786 E Hwy 175
    Mabank, TX 75147
    (903)880-1600
    8.2 9-12 1027

School Reviews

Review Kemp Primary. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn how some states and schools are now requiring that students complete a graduation project, often either to replace or supplement an exit exam.
Across the country, public schools are being caught red-handed in manipulating their test scores, graduation rates, and campus safety data. Learn about why schools are cheating and how they are distorting the truth.
When asked to rank the quality of their child's school, most parents rated it a B average. And yet politicians would have you believe that the American public-school system is failing. How are America's public schools really doing, and how do we know?