Nueces Canyon Elementary School

  • Nueces Canyon Elementary School serves 168 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher 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 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Nueces Canyon Elementary School's student population of 168 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students168 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nueces Canyon Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nueces Canyon Elementary School is 0.52, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#5814 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
41%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
56%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nueces Canyon Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.520.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nueces Canyon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNUECES CANYON CISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Barksdale Nueces Canyon Jh/hs
    Grades: 7-12 | 115 students
    4.2 miles
    200 Taylor St
    Barksdale, TX 78828
    (830)234-3524
    4.2 7-12 115
  • Leakey Big Springs Charter School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 114 students
    15.5 miles
    10664 N Us Hwy 83
    Leakey, TX 78873
    (830)232-7101
    15.5 K-12 114
  • Leakey Leakey School
    Grades: PK-12 | 302 students
    15.6 miles
    429 Hwy 83 N
    Leakey, TX 78873
    (830)232-5595
    15.6 PK-12 302
  • Rocksprings Rocksprings K-12
    Grades: PK-12 | 287 students
    26.7 miles
    201 N Hwy 377
    Rocksprings, TX 78880
    (830)683-4136
    26.7 PK-12 287
  • Utopia Utopia School
    Grades: PK-12 | 218 students
    29.2 miles
    258 School St
    Utopia, TX 78884
    (830)966-3339
    29.2 PK-12 218

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