Light Farms Elementary School

  • Light Farms Elementary School serves 978 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 95% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 92% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Light Farms Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Light Farms Elementary School's student population of 978 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students978 students
Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Light Farms Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Light Farms Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Light Farms Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#334 out of 7953 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
95%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
92%
72%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Asian
4%
4%
Hispanic
9%
52%
Black
3%
13%
White
77%
28%
Two or more races
7%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Light Farms Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.400.63
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameProsper Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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