Meridith-dunbar Elementary School (Closed 2014)

Meridith-dunbar Elementary School served 223 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 45-49% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 45-49% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 94% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
223 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
45-49%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Meridith-dunbar 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
45-49%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Meridith-dunbar 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Meridith-dunbar Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
25%
52%
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Black
67%
13%
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White
6%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Meridith-dunbar Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 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 Meridith-dunbar Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Meridith-dunbar Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Meridith-dunbar Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Meridith-dunbar Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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