Mckenzie Elementary School

  • Mckenzie Elementary School serves 538 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mckenzie 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Mckenzie Elementary School's student population of 538 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students538 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mckenzie Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mckenzie Elementary School is 0.59, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#5428 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
58%
52%
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Black
24%
13%
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White
16%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mckenzie Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.590.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mckenzie 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 NameMesquite Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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