Lucille Nash Elementary School

1002 S Houston St
Kaufman, TX 75142
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Lucille Nash Elementary School serves 596 students in grades 5-6.
Lucille Nash Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 37% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Lucille Nash Elementary School's student population of 596 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students596 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Lucille Nash Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Lucille Nash Elementary School is 0.58, 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
#4111 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
48%
52%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
44%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKaufman Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lucille Nash Elementary School is Kaufman High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Norman J High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Monday Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kaufman Monday Elementary School
    Grades: 1-2 | 512 students
    0.3 miles
    905 S Madison
    Kaufman, TX 75142
    (972) 932-3513
    0.3 1-2 512
  • Kaufman Kaufman High School Math: 38% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,162 student
    0.6 miles
    3205 S Houston St
    Kaufman, TX 75142
    (972) 932-2811
    0.6 9-12 1,162
  • Kaufman Norman J High School Math: 51% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 597 students
    0.7 miles
    3701 S Houston St
    Kaufman, TX 75142
    (972) 932-2410
    0.7 7-8 597
  • Kaufman Phillips Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-4 | 603 students
    0.9 miles
    1501 Royal
    Kaufman, TX 75142
    (972) 932-4500
    0.9 3-4 603
  • Kaufman Helen Edward Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK-K | 445 students
    1.0 miles
    1605 Rand Rd
    Kaufman, TX 75142
    (972) 932-0800
    1 PK-K 445

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