Marine Creek Elementary School

  • Marine Creek Elementary School serves 588 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (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 51% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Marine Creek 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Marine Creek Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Marine Creek Elementary School's student population of 588 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students588 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marine Creek Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marine Creek Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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#7140 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marine Creek 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)
51%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
28%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Marine Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
29%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Marine Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
38%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Marine Creek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marine Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.700.63
This chart display the diversity score of Marine Creek Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Marine Creek 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 Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marine Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Worth ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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