Mary Jo Sheppard Elementary School

1701 Fm 1187
Mansfield, TX 76063
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Mary Jo Sheppard Elementary School serves 478 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Mary Jo Sheppard Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 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% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Mary Jo Sheppard Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Mary Jo Sheppard Elementary School's student population of 478 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Mary Jo Sheppard Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Mary Jo Sheppard Elementary School is 0.71, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#956 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
25%
52%
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Black
20%
13%
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White
43%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMansfield Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mary Jo Sheppard Elementary School is Tccse Early College H S At Timberview (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Linda Jobe Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Donna Shepard Intermediate School (0.4 miles away)
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