Monte Alto Elementary School

25149 First St
Edcouch, TX 78538
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Monte Alto Elementary School serves 510 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Monte Alto Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Monte Alto Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Monte Alto Elementary School's student population of 510 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Monte Alto Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Monte Alto Elementary School is 0.02, 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 Testing Rank
#2790 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
99%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
1%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.020.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Monte Alto 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 Lunch (00-01)
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonte Alto Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Monte Alto Elementary School is Monte Alto High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jose Borrego Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Edcouch Jose Borrego Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 243 students
    0.0 miles
    25149 First St
    Edcouch, TX 78538
    (956) 262-1374
    0 6-8 243
  • Edcouch Monte Alto High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 272 students
    0.2 miles
    25149 1st St
    Edcouch, TX 78538
    (956) 262-1381
    0.2 9-12 272
  • Edcouch Carlos Truan J High School Math: 29% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,074 student
    5.0 miles
    Mile 4 N And Mile 17
    Edcouch, TX 78538
    (956) 262-6082
    5 6-8 1,074
  • Edcouch Edcouch-elsa High School Math: 39% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,394 student
    5.0 miles
    N Yellowjacket Dr
    Edcouch, TX 78538
    (956) 262-6074
    5 9-12 1,394
  • Edcouch Edcouch-elsa H S Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 50 students
    5.1 miles
    301 N Yellowjacket Dr
    Edcouch, TX 78538
    (956) 262-0151
    5.1 9-12 50

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