Kerr Elementary School

  • Kerr Elementary School serves 658 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kerr Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Kerr Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Kerr Elementary School's student population of 658 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students658 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kerr Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kerr Elementary School is 0.67, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#52 out of 7999 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kerr 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
41%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
52%
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Black
7%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kerr Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
39%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kerr Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kerr Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.670.64
This chart display the diversity score of Kerr Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
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 Kerr Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAllen Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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