Mh Specht Elementary School

  • Mh Specht Elementary School serves 753 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 93% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 91% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mh Specht Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Mh Specht Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Mh Specht Elementary School's student population of 753 students has grown by 39% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students753 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mh Specht Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mh Specht Elementary School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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)#544 out of 7953 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mh Specht 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mh Specht 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
40%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mh Specht Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
13%
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White
50%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mh Specht Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.590.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mh Specht 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 NameComal Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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