Lewis Elementary School

Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Lewis Elementary School serves 535 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Lewis Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 48% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lewis Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Lewis Elementary School's student population of 535 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students535 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

Lewis 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 Lewis Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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
#2777 out of 8043 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
23%
52%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
52%
28%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lewis Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForney Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lewis Elementary School is Forney High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Forney Academic Center (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Forney Forney High School Math: 74% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,453 student
    0.5 miles
    1800 Fm 741 S
    Forney, TX 75126
    (972) 564-3890
    0.5 9-12 1,453
  • Forney Forney Academic Center Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    0.6 miles
    309 S Bois D Arc St
    Forney, TX 75126
    (469) 762-4150
    0.6 6-12 n/a
  • Forney L E Claybon Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 651 students
    0.6 miles
    1011 Fm 741
    Forney, TX 75126
    (972) 564-7023
    0.6 PK-6 651
  • Forney Johnson Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-6 | 518 students
    0.7 miles
    701 S Bois D Arc
    Forney, TX 75126
    (972) 564-3397
    0.7 K-6 518
  • Forney Warren Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 767 students
    0.7 miles
    811 S Bois D Arc
    Forney, TX 75126
    (469) 762-4156
    0.7 7-8 767

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