Lasara Elementary School

607 E Sixth St
Lasara, TX 78561
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Lasara Elementary School serves 298 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Lasara 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Lasara Elementary School's student population of 298 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students298 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Lasara Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lasara Elementary School is 0.02, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#4783 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
99%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
n/a
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.020.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (05-06)
1%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLasara Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lasara Elementary School is Lasara High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lyford Middle School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hargill Elementary School (6.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lasara Lasara High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 112 students
    0.0 miles
    11932 Jones St
    Lasara, TX 78561
    (956) 642-3271
    0 9-12 112
  • Edinburg Hargill Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 378 students
    6.8 miles
    13394 4th St
    Edinburg, TX 78539
    (956) 289-2338
    6.8 PK-5 378
  • Lyford Lyford High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 475 students
    7.6 miles
    8125 W High School Cir
    Lyford, TX 78569
    (956) 347-3909
    7.6 9-12 475
  • Lyford Lyford Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 376 students
    7.6 miles
    12820 Glenn Lofton
    Lyford, TX 78569
    (956) 347-3910
    7.6 6-8 376
  • Edcouch Monte Alto High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 272 students
    7.6 miles
    25149 1st St
    Edcouch, TX 78538
    (956) 262-1381
    7.6 9-12 272

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