Lorenzo De Zavala Environmental Science Academy

3410 Kirby Creek Dr
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Lorenzo De Zavala Environmental Science Academy serves 862 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lorenzo De Zavala Environmental Science Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (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 43% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Lorenzo De Zavala Environmental Science Academy's student population of 862 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students862 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

Lorenzo De Zavala Environmental Science Academy is ranked within the top 50% 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 Lorenzo De Zavala Environmental Science Academy is 0.49, 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
#3203 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
69%
52%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
10%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.490.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Prairie Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Lorenzo De Zavala Environmental Science Academy is Andrew Jackson Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Prairie Andrew Jackson Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 988 students
    0.1 miles
    3504 Corn Valley Rd
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 264-2704
    0.1 6-9 988
  • Grand Prairie South Grand Prairie High School Math: 54% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,381 students
    0.7 miles
    301 W Warrior Trl
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 343-1500
    0.7 9-12 3,381
  • Grand Prairie Ervin C Whitt Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 649 students
    0.8 miles
    3320 S Edelweiss
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 264-5024
    0.8 PK-5 649
  • Grand Prairie Barbara Bush Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 490 students
    1.2 miles
    511 E Springdale
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 237-1628
    1.2 K-5 490
  • Grand Prairie Thurgood Marshall Leadership Academy Math: 53% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 678 students
    1.2 miles
    1160 Warrior Trl
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 522-7200
    1.2 PK-5 678

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