Nancy J Cochran Elementary School

  • Nancy J Cochran Elementary School serves 521 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower 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%.

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School Overview

  • Nancy J Cochran Elementary School's student population of 521 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students521 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nancy J Cochran Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nancy J Cochran Elementary School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#6136 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nancy J Cochran 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)
60%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nancy J Cochran 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 Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Nancy J Cochran Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
67%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Nancy J Cochran Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
31%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nancy J Cochran Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
2%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Nancy J Cochran Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Nancy J Cochran Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nancy J Cochran Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.460.41
This chart display the diversity score of Nancy J Cochran Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Nancy J Cochran Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nancy J Cochran Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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