240 N Central Ave
New Braunfels, TX 78130
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Lamar Elementary School serves 371 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lamar Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 47% 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 371 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Lamar Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lamar Elementary School is 0.54, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#2622 out of 8043 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
43%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
53%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 371 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Btm 50%)

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