Macdonell Elementary School

  • Macdonell Elementary School serves 613 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Macdonell Elementary School's student population of 613 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students613 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Macdonell Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Macdonell Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Macdonell Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Macdonell Elementary School is 0.00, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4861 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Macdonell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Macdonell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Macdonell Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Macdonell Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 1996-97 school year data.
Hispanic
100%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Macdonell Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Macdonell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Macdonell Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Scoren/a0.64
This chart display the diversity score of Macdonell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Macdonell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Macdonell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLAREDO ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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