Lee H Means Elementary School

Lee H Means Elementary School serves 639 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lee H Means Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lee H Means Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Lee H Means Elementary School's student population of 639 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students639 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Lee H Means Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Lee H Means Elementary School is 0.12, 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
#1354 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
94%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
4%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.120.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarlingen CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lee H Means Elementary School is Early College High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harlingen School Of Health Professions (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bonham Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harlingen Early College High School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 336 students
    0.5 miles
    2510 Pecan Bldg R
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 430-9690
    0.5 9-12 336
  • Harlingen Harlingen School Of Health Professions Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 8-12 | 414 students
    0.9 miles
    2302 N 21st St
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 430-4078
    0.9 8-12 414
  • Harlingen Bonham Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 743 students
    1.3 miles
    2400 E Jefferson
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 427-3070
    1.3 PK-5 743
  • Harlingen Horizon Montessori Iii Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 341 students
    1.4 miles
    2802 S 77 Sunshine Strip
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 423-8200
    1.4 PK-8 341
  • Harlingen Edna Tamayo House Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 15 students
    1.6 miles
    1438 N 7th
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 425-6567
    1.6 9-12 15

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