Lester Davis

  • Lester Davis serves 68 students in grades 1-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Lester Davis's student population of 68 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12
Total Students68 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ratio8:115:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
Hispanic
48%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lester Davis and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
18%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lester Davis and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
30%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lester Davis and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lester Davis and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lester Davis.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.650.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lester Davis 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 NameDenton ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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