Oliver E Clift Elementary School

650 Parks School House Rd
Waxahachie, TX 75165
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Oliver E Clift Elementary School serves 375 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher 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% (which is equal to the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Oliver E Clift Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Oliver E Clift Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Oliver E Clift Elementary School's student population of 375 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students375 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Oliver E Clift Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Oliver E Clift Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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
#3025 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
45%
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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
26%
52%
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Black
29%
13%
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White
41%
28%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaxahachie Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oliver E Clift Elementary School is Waxahachie H S Of Choice (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Robbie E Howard J High School (1.7 miles away)
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