Lamar Elementary School

  • Lamar Elementary School serves 591 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lamar 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% 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 591 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students591 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lamar Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lamar Elementary School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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#6759 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
46%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
48%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
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 Score0.560.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lamar Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Angelo ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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  • San Angelo Bowie Elementary School
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    1.8 miles
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  • San Angelo Tlc Academy Charter School
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    2.4 miles
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