Lorenzo De Zavala Environmental Science Academy

3410 Kirby Creek Dr
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Lorenzo De Zavala Environmental Science Academy serves 862 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lorenzo De Zavala Environmental Science Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (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 49% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
862 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Rankings

Lorenzo De Zavala Environmental Science Academy is ranked within the top 30% 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 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#2381 out of 8043 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 862 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49 (Btm 50%)

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