114 W Lexington
Gorman, TX 76454
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Maxfield Elementary School serves 151 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Maxfield 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 30-34% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Maxfield Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Maxfield Elementary School's student population of 151 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
151 students
This chart display total students of Maxfield Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Maxfield Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Maxfield Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Maxfield Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Maxfield 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 Maxfield Elementary School is 0.49, 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#6251 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Maxfield Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Maxfield 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maxfield 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Maxfield Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Maxfield Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 1993-94 school year data.
Hispanic
34%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Maxfield Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Maxfield Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
63%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Maxfield Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Maxfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Maxfield Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.49
This chart display the diversity score of Maxfield 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 Maxfield 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
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maxfield 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Maxfield Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

Technology in Public Schools
Technology in Public Schools
Learn how technology is being implemented and funded in public schools.
Gender Identity Becomes Controversial Issue in Boston Public Schools
Gender Identity Becomes Controversial Issue in Boston Public Schools
We report on a new policy in Massachusetts that impacts one of the largest school districts in the country, as well as the rest of the state. The gender identity policy strives to ensure all students are treated equally, but it is not without plenty of concern by opponents.
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Public schools across the nation are implementing programs that help keep young black men in school and off the streets. Boosting graduation rates, reducing gang involvement and violence, and providing positive male role models are just a few of the common elements of these programs. Yet, the achievement gap between black boys and other peer groups remains extremely wide.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 151 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49 (Btm 50%)

Quick Links