La Vega Primary

4400 Harrison
Waco, TX 76705
(School attendance zone shown in map)
La Vega Primary serves 363 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

La Vega Primary's student population of 363 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students363 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of La Vega Primary is 0.58, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
59%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in La Vega Primary and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
24%
13%
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White
13%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in La Vega Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in La Vega Primary 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 NameLa Vega Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to La Vega Primary is La Vega High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is La Vega J H George Dixon Campus (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Vega Intermediate H P Miles Campus (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waco La Vega Intermediate H P Miles Campus Math: 46% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 692 students
    0.5 miles
    4201 Williams Rd
    Waco, TX 76705
    (254) 799-5553
    0.5 4-6 692
  • Waco La Vega High School Math: 8% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 865 students
    0.8 miles
    555 N Loop 340
    Waco, TX 76705
    (254) 799-4951
    0.8 9-12 865
  • Waco La Vega Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-3 | 687 students
    1.3 miles
    3100 Wheeler St
    Waco, TX 76705
    (254) 799-1721
    1.3 1-3 687
  • Waco La Vega J H George Dixon Campus Math: 32% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 492 students
    1.4 miles
    4401 Orchard Ln
    Waco, TX 76705
    (254) 799-2428
    1.4 7-8 492
  • Waco Challenge Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 8-11 | 3 students
    2.5 miles
    1200 Clifton Rd
    Waco, TX 76704
    (254) 799-7278
    2.5 8-11 3

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