Kruse Elementary School

400 Park Ln
Pasadena, TX 77506
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Kruse Elementary School serves 600 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Kruse 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Kruse Elementary School's student population of 600 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students600 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Rankings

Kruse Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Kruse Elementary School is 0.13, 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 Testing Rank
#6251 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
93%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
3%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.130.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kruse Elementary School is Pasadena High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jackson Intermediate School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is De Zavala Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pasadena De Zavala Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 716 students
    0.1 miles
    101 E Jackson
    Pasadena, TX 77506
    (713) 740-0544
    0.1 5-6 716
  • Pasadena Pasadena High School Math: 63% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,711 students
    0.1 miles
    206 S Shaver
    Pasadena, TX 77506
    (713) 740-0310
    0.1 9-12 2,711
  • Pasadena Richard Milburn Academy Pasadena Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 197 students
    0.3 miles
    171 Pasadena Town Square
    Pasadena, TX 77506
    (832) 730-4570
    0.3 9-12 197
  • Pasadena Jackson Intermediate School Math: 46% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 721 students
    0.6 miles
    1020 E Thomas
    Pasadena, TX 77506
    (713) 740-0440
    0.6 7-8 721
  • Pasadena Morales Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 519 students
    0.6 miles
    305 W Harris
    Pasadena, TX 77506
    (713) 740-0664
    0.6 PK-4 519

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