Leon R Graham Elementary School (Closed 2005)

Leon R Graham Elementary School serves 763 students in grades 5-6. 
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
763 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ratio
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14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
Hispanic
99%
53%
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Black
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13%
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White
1%
26%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Texas.
0.02
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Eligible for Free Lunch (01-02)
22%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (01-02)
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leon R Graham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

How many students attend Leon R Graham Elementary School?
763 students attend Leon R Graham Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
99% of Leon R Graham Elementary School students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are White.
What grades does Leon R Graham Elementary School offer ?
Leon R Graham Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 5-6
What school district is Leon R Graham Elementary School part of?
Leon R Graham Elementary School is part of Mercedes Independent School District.

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