Lloyd M Bentsen Elementary School

Lloyd M Bentsen Elementary School serves 617 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lloyd M Bentsen 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 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 57% (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.

Top Placements

Lloyd M Bentsen Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Lloyd M Bentsen Elementary School's student population of 617 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students617 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Lloyd M Bentsen 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 Lloyd M Bentsen Elementary School is 0.02, 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
#1364 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lloyd M Bentsen Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
99%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lloyd M Bentsen Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.020.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lloyd M Bentsen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Joya Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Lloyd M Bentsen Elementary School is Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dr Americo Paredes Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
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