Kirksey Elementary School

600 S Main St
Booker, TX 79005
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Kirksey Elementary School serves 210 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kirksey Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Kirksey Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Kirksey Elementary School's student population of 210 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
210 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Kirksey Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Kirksey Elementary School is 0.39, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#2035 out of 8043 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
74%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
25%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 210 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39 (Btm 50%)

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