Nocona Elementary School

300 Montague Hwy
Nocona, TX 76255
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Nocona Elementary School serves 360 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Nocona Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Nocona Elementary School's student population of 360 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students360 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

Nocona Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Nocona Elementary School is 0.53, 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
#5364 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
35%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
59%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.530.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNocona Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Nocona Elementary School is Nocona High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Nocona Middle School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nocona Nocona Middle School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 176 students
    0.9 miles
    Cooke And Cottonwood
    Nocona, TX 76255
    (940) 825-3121
    0.9 6-8 176
  • Nocona Nocona High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 244 students
    1.0 miles
    1012 Clay
    Nocona, TX 76255
    (940) 825-3264
    1 9-12 244
  • Montague Montague Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 160 students
    7.5 miles
    8020 Hwy 175
    Montague, TX 76251
    (940) 894-2811
    7.5 PK-8 160
  • Nocona Prairie Valley Elementary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 73 students
    8.3 miles
    12920 Fm 103
    Nocona, TX 76255
    (940) 825-4425
    8.3 PK-5 73
  • Nocona Prairie Valley High School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 78 students
    8.3 miles
    12920 Fm 103
    Nocona, TX 76255
    (940) 825-4425
    8.3 6-12 78

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