Kerens School

  • Kerens School serves 609 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • 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 63% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Kerens School's student population of 609 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students609 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#5229 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Hispanic
25%
52%
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Black
26%
13%
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White
46%
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 Kerens School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.66n/a
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKerens Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Trinidad Trinidad School
    Grades: PK-12 | 162 students
    7.9 miles
    105 W Eaton
    Trinidad, TX 75163
    (903)778-2673
    7.9 PK-12 162
  • Kemp Tool Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 222 students
    10.5 miles
    1201 S Tool Dr
    Kemp, TX 75143
    (903)432-2637
    10.5 PK-5 222
  • Corsicana Mildred Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
    10.7 miles
    5475 S Hwy 287
    Corsicana, TX 75109
    (903)872-0381
    10.7 PK-5 312
  • Corsicana Mildred High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 415 students
    10.7 miles
    5475 S Hwy 287
    Corsicana, TX 75109
    (903)872-0392
    10.7 6-12 415
  • Malakoff Gateway Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4 students
    10.9 miles
    15201 Fm 3062
    Malakoff, TX 75148
    (903)489-1527
    10.9 9-12 4

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