Maxdale Elementary School

2600 Westwood Dr
Killeen, TX 76549
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Maxdale Elementary School serves 731 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Maxdale Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Maxdale Elementary School's student population of 731 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students731 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Rankings

Maxdale Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Maxdale Elementary School is 0.70, 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
#6367 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
24%
52%
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Black
46%
13%
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White
18%
28%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKilleen Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Maxdale Elementary School is Metroplex School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Palo Alto Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Killeen Palo Alto Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 652 students
    0.7 miles
    2301 W Elms Rd
    Killeen, TX 76549
    (254) 336-1200
    0.7 6-8 652
  • Killeen Sugar Loaf Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 447 students
    0.7 miles
    1517 Barbara Ln
    Killeen, TX 76549
    (254) 336-1940
    0.7 PK-5 447
  • Killeen Live Oak Ridge Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 640 students
    1.0 miles
    2600 Robinett Rd
    Killeen, TX 76549
    (254) 336-2490
    1 6-8 640
  • Killeen Pershing Park Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 609 students
    1.3 miles
    1500 W Central Tx Expwy
    Killeen, TX 76549
    (254) 336-1790
    1.3 PK-5 609
  • Killeen Willow Springs Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 937 students
    1.3 miles
    2501 W Stan Schlueter Loop
    Killeen, TX 76549
    (254) 336-2020
    1.3 PK-5 937

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