Mims Elementary School

  • Mims Elementary School serves 629 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (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 81% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mims Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Mims Elementary School's student population of 629 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students629 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Mims Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mims Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mims Elementary School is 0.04, 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)#1839 out of 7953 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mims 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 Ratio16:115:1
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Hispanic
98%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mims Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
2%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mims Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students 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 Mims Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.040.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mims 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 Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mims Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 1999-00 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMission CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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