Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School

4120 Carroll Ln
Corpus Christi, TX 78411
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 491 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 491 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50% in TX
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School's student population of 491 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
491 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School is 0.12, 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#6178 out of 8188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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31%
41%
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39%
51%
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15-19%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
94%
53%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
4%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.12
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School's ranking?
Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School is ranked #6178 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
31% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
How many students attend Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School?
491 students attend Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School students are Hispanic, 4% of students are White, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School?
Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School offer ?
Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School part of?
Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School is part of Corpus Christi ISD School District.
In what neighborhood is Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School located?
Mary Helen Berlanga Elementary School is located in the Central City neighborhood of Corpus Christi, TX. There are 29 other public schools located in Central City.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 491 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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