Meadows Elementary School

  • Meadows Elementary School serves 483 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 54% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Meadows 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 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Meadows Elementary School's student population of 483 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students483 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Meadows 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 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Meadows Elementary School is 0.46, 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)#7286 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
72%
52%
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Black
13%
13%
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White
11%
28%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.460.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlano Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Meadows Elementary School is Night School (0.7 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bowman Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Plano Head Start Alternative School
    Grades: PK | 146 students
    0.1 miles
    1600 Rigsbee Dr
    Plano, TX 75074
    (469)752-7160
    0.1 PK 146
  • Plano Bowman Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 994 students
    0.7 miles
    2501 Jupiter Rd
    Plano, TX 75074
    (469)752-4800
    0.7 6-8 994
  • Plano Night School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.7 miles
    2700 W 15th
    Plano, TX 75075
    (469)752-5795
    0.7 9-12 n/a
  • Plano Williams High School
    Grades: 9-10 | 1107 students
    0.7 miles
    1717 17th St
    Plano, TX 75074
    (469)752-8300
    0.7 9-10 1107
  • Plano Forman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 594 students
    0.8 miles
    3600 Timberline Dr
    Plano, TX 75074
    (469)752-1200
    0.8 PK-5 594

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