Mark Twain Elementary School

  • Mark Twain Elementary School serves 778 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Mark Twain Elementary School's student population of 778 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students778 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mark Twain Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mark Twain Elementary School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#3999 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mark Twain 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)
73%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mark Twain 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 Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
75%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
22%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Mark Twain Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races 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 Mark Twain Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.390.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mark Twain 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 NameAlvin Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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