Morton Elementary School (Closed 2018)

  • Morton Elementary School served 242 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 50-54% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 76%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60-64% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students242 students
This chart display total students of Morton Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Morton Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Morton 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 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Morton 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Morton Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
89%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Morton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Morton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
10%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Morton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Morton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Morton Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.200.64
This chart display the diversity score of Morton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Morton 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 Morton 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorton Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Morton Elementary School is Morton School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Morton Morton School
    Grades: PK-12 | 383 students
    0.1 miles
    500 Champion Dr
    Morton, TX 79346
    (806)266-5505
    0.1 PK-12 383
  • Whiteface Whiteface School
    Grades: PK-12 | 324 students
    11.9 miles
    401 Antelope Blvd
    Whiteface, TX 79379
    (806)287-1154
    11.9 PK-12 324
  • Sundown Pep Alter School Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 4 students
    24.2 miles
    7th And School St
    Sundown, TX 79372
    (806)933-4499
    24.2 10-12 4
  • Sundown Sundown Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 305 students
    24.2 miles
    701 School St
    Sundown, TX 79372
    (806)229-5021
    24.2 PK-5 305
  • Sundown Sundown High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 187 students
    24.2 miles
    701 School St
    Sundown, TX 79372
    (806)229-2511
    24.2 9-12 187
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