Lamar Elementary School

  • Lamar Elementary School serves 155 students in grades 1-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 83%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Lamar Elementary School's student population of 155 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-2
Total Students155 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lamar Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lamar Elementary School is 0.61, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)90-94%
83%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)90-94%
88%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
20%
52%
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Black
20%
13%
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White
55%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.610.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSulphur Springs Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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