Lamar Elementary School

  • Lamar Elementary School serves 691 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Lamar Elementary School's student population of 691 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students691 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lamar Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lamar Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#2253 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
26%
52%
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Black
13%
13%
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White
56%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lamar Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.61n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenville Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Lamar Elementary School is Glen Oaks (1.5 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Glen Oaks (1.5 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Bowie Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greenville Bowie Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 496 students
    1.2 miles
    6525 Monty Stratton
    Greenville, TX 75403
    (903)457-2676
    1.2 K-5 496
  • Greenville Glen Oaks Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 3 students
    1.5 miles
    301 E Division
    Greenville, TX 75403
    (903)454-8882
    1.5 8-12 3
  • Greenville 6th Grade Center
    Grades: 6 | 376 students
    2.0 miles
    3201 Stanford
    Greenville, TX 75403
    (903)457-2660
    2.0 6 376
  • Greenville Greenville High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 1347 students
    2.0 miles
    3515 Lions Lair
    Greenville, TX 75403
    (903)457-2550
    2.0 8-12 1347
  • Greenville Travis Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 382 students
    2.1 miles
    3005 Division St
    Greenville, TX 75403
    (903)457-2696
    2.1 K-5 382

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