Nueces Canyon Elementary School

200 E 3rd St
Barksdale, TX 78828
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Nueces Canyon Elementary School serves 168 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Nueces Canyon Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Nueces Canyon Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Nueces Canyon Elementary School's student population of 168 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students168 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Nueces Canyon Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Nueces Canyon 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
#4225 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
42%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
55%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.530.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNueces Canyon CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Nueces Canyon Elementary School is Nueces Canyon Jh/hs (4.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Big Springs Charter School (15.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Barksdale Nueces Canyon Jh/hs Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 107 students
    4.2 miles
    200 Taylor St
    Barksdale, TX 78828
    (830) 234-3524
    4.2 7-12 107
  • Leakey Big Springs Charter School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 129 students
    15.5 miles
    10664 N Us Hwy 83
    Leakey, TX 78873
    (830) 232-7101
    15.5 K-12 129
  • Leakey Leakey School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 309 students
    15.6 miles
    429 Hwy 83 N
    Leakey, TX 78873
    (830) 232-5595
    15.6 PK-12 309
  • Rocksprings Rocksprings K-12 Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 313 students
    26.7 miles
    201 N Hwy 377
    Rocksprings, TX 78880
    (830) 683-4136
    26.7 PK-12 313
  • Utopia Utopia School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 238 students
    29.2 miles
    258 School St
    Utopia, TX 78884
    (830) 966-3339
    29.2 PK-12 238

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