Olivero Garza Senior Elementary School

7905 N Taylor Rd
Mission, TX 78572
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Olivero Garza Senior Elementary School serves 640 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Olivero Garza Senior 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 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 48% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Olivero Garza Senior Elementary School's student population of 640 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students640 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Olivero Garza Senior 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 Olivero Garza Senior Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#2631 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)
48%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
96%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
3%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.080.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSharyland Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Olivero Garza Senior Elementary School is Idea Quest College Preparatory (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Michael E Fossum Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lucile Hendricks Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mcallen Lucile Hendricks Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 462 students
    1.5 miles
    3900 Goldcrest
    Mcallen, TX 78504
    (956) 971-1145
    1.5 PK-5 462
  • Mcallen Michael E Fossum Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 799 students
    1.5 miles
    7800 N Ware Rd
    Mcallen, TX 78504
    (956) 971-1105
    1.5 6-8 799
  • Mcallen Blanca E Sanchez Math: 65% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students
    1.6 miles
    2901 Incarnate Word
    Mcallen, TX 78504
    (956) 971-1100
    1.6 PK-5 480
  • Edinburg Idea Quest College Preparatory Charter School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-12 | 741 students
    1.6 miles
    14001 N Rooth Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78541
    (956) 287-1003
    1.6 6-12 741
  • Mcallen Garza Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 564 students
    2.0 miles
    6300 N 29th St
    Mcallen, TX 78504
    (956) 971-4554
    2 PK-5 564

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