La Marque Elementary School

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1/
10
Bottom 50%
La Marque Elementary School serves 574 students in grades 2-4.
La Marque 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

La Marque Elementary School's student population of 574 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-4
Total Students574 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of La Marque Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of La Marque Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

La Marque Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of La Marque Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#7666 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
23%
52%
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Black
61%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in La Marque Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
11%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in La Marque Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in La Marque Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTexas City Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to La Marque Elementary School is La Marque High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is La Marque Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Marque Primary (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Marque La Marque High School Math: 10% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 665 students
    0.4 miles
    397 Duroux
    La Marque, TX 77568
    (409) 938-4261
    0.4 9-12 665
  • La Marque La Marque Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 457 students
    0.8 miles
    100 Lake Rd
    La Marque, TX 77568
    (409) 935-3020
    0.8 PK-1 457
  • La Marque La Marque Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-9 | 737 students
    1.2 miles
    1431 Bayou Rd
    La Marque, TX 77568
    (409) 938-4286
    1.2 5-9 737
  • Hitchcock Crosby Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 290 students
    2.3 miles
    6625 Fm 2004
    Hitchcock, TX 77563
    (409) 316-6542
    2.3 6-8 290
  • Hitchcock Hitchcock Headstart
    Grades: PK | 221 students
    2.4 miles
    5701 F M 2004
    Hitchcock, TX 77563
    (409) 316-6541
    2.4 PK 221

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