Monte Cristo Elementary School

  • Monte Cristo Elementary School serves 732 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 74% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Monte Cristo 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Monte Cristo Elementary School's student population of 732 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students732 students
This chart display total students of Monte Cristo Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Monte Cristo Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Monte Cristo Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Monte Cristo Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Monte Cristo Elementary School is 0.00, 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)#2477 out of 7953 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
87%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Monte Cristo 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 Ratio18:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Monte Cristo Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
100%
52%
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Monte Cristo Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Monte Cristo Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.000.63
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdinburg CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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