Orr Elementary School

  • Orr Elementary School serves 645 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (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 28% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Orr 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Orr Elementary School's student population of 645 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students645 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orr 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Orr Elementary School is 0.50, 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 School Rank#6690 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
64%
52%
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Black
32%
13%
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White
4%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.500.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTyler Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tyler Boulter Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 886 students
    1.2 miles
    2926 Garden Valley Rd
    Tyler, TX 75702
    (903) 262-1390
    1.2 6-8 886
  • Tyler John Tyler High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,154 students
    1.3 miles
    1120 N Nw Loop 323
    Tyler, TX 75702
    (903) 262-2850
    1.3 9-12 2,154
  • Lewisville Premier H S Of Tyler Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 55 students
    1.9 miles
    1106 N Glenwood Blvd
    Lewisville, TX 75029
    (903) 592-5222
    1.9 9-12 55
  • Tyler Ramey Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 459 students
    1.9 miles
    2000 N Forest
    Tyler, TX 75702
    (903) 262-2505
    1.9 K-5 459
  • Tyler Dogan Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 469 students
    2.0 miles
    2621 N Border Ave
    Tyler, TX 75702
    (903) 262-1450
    2.0 6-8 469

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