Marvin Elementary School

  • Marvin Elementary School serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Marvin Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 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 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Marvin Elementary School's student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students457 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Marvin Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Marvin Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Marvin Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marvin Elementary School is 0.67, 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#2663 out of 7953 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marvin 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)75-79%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marvin 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 Ratio14:115:1
Hispanic
33%
52%
Black
20%
13%
White
43%
28%
Two or more races
4%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marvin Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.670.63
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaxahachie ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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