Macaria Dela Garza Gorena Elementary School

1801 E Freddy Gonzalez Dr
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Macaria Dela Garza Gorena Elementary School serves 551 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Macaria Dela Garza Gorena Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 50% (which is higher 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 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Macaria Dela Garza Gorena Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Macaria Dela Garza Gorena Elementary School's student population of 551 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students551 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Macaria Dela Garza Gorena Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Macaria Dela Garza Gorena Elementary School is 0.04, 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
#1995 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
98%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
1%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.040.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdinburg CISD 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 Macaria Dela Garza Gorena Elementary School is Betty Harwell Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Edinburg Betty Harwell Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 1,389 student
    0.0 miles
    9207 N Avila Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78540
    (956) 289-2440
    0 6-9 1,389
  • Edinburg Elias Longoria Senior Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 998 students
    0.0 miles
    411 N 8th St
    Edinburg, TX 78540
    (956) 289-2486
    0 6-9 998
  • Edinburg Monte Cristo Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 732 students
    0.8 miles
    4010 N Doolittle Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78540
    (956) 289-2362
    0.8 PK-5 732
  • Edinburg Villarreal Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 644 students
    0.8 miles
    4014 N Doolittle Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78540
    (956) 289-2377
    0.8 PK-5 644
  • Edinburg Idea Edinburg Academy Charter School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 915 students
    1.1 miles
    2753 N Roegiers Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78541
    (956) 287-6100
    1.1 PK-5 915

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