2300 21st St N
Texas City, TX 77590
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Manual Guajardo Junior Elementary School serves 561 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Manual Guajardo Junior Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 52% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Manual Guajardo Junior Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Manual Guajardo Junior Elementary School's student population of 561 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
561 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Manual Guajardo Junior Elementary School 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 Manual Guajardo Junior Elementary School is 0.67, which is more 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
#2363 out of 8043 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
38%
52%
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Black
18%
13%
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White
40%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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-4
  • Students: 561 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 10%)

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