Palmer Elementary School

  • Palmer Elementary School serves 594 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 76% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Palmer Elementary School's student population of 594 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students594 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Palmer Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Palmer Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#3776 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
20%
4%
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Hispanic
19%
52%
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Black
46%
13%
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White
11%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Palmer Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.71n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Bend Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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