Lamar Elementary School

2012 S E 12th St
Mineral Wells, TX 76067
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lamar Elementary School serves 707 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Lamar Elementary School's student population of 707 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students707 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Lamar 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
41%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
52%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMineral Wells Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lamar Elementary School is Mineral Wells Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mineral Wells J High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Travis Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mineral Wells Mineral Wells J High School Math: 35% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 455 students
    0.4 miles
    1301 S E 14th Ave
    Mineral Wells, TX 76067
    (940) 325-0711
    0.4 7-8 455
  • Mineral Wells Travis Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 745 students
    0.7 miles
    1001 Southeast Martin Luther K
    Mineral Wells, TX 76067
    (940) 325-7801
    0.7 4-6 745
  • Mineral Wells Houston Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 487 students
    1.2 miles
    300 S W 13th St
    Mineral Wells, TX 76067
    (940) 325-3427
    1.2 2-3 487
  • Mineral Wells Mineral Wells Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 44 students
    1.2 miles
    3810 Ram Blvd
    Mineral Wells, TX 76067
    (940) 325-3033
    1.2 9-12 44
  • Mineral Wells Mineral Wells High School Math: 30% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 855 students
    1.2 miles
    3801 Ram Blvd
    Mineral Wells, TX 76067
    (940) 325-4408
    1.2 9-12 855

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