Mae Smythe Elementary School

  • Mae Smythe Elementary School serves 690 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mae Smythe Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Mae Smythe Elementary School's student population of 690 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students690 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mae Smythe 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mae Smythe Elementary School is 0.13, 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 School Rank#6579 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
93%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
4%
28%
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Diversity Score0.130.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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