Mary Moss Elementary School (Closed 2018)

  • Mary Moss Elementary School served 760 students in grades 9.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 93% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9
Total Students760 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Mary Moss Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
22%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mary Moss Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
65%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mary Moss Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
7%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mary Moss Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mary Moss Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.530.63
This chart display the diversity score of Mary Moss Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mary Moss Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mary Moss Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePort Arthur Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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