Paloma Creek Elementary School

  • Paloma Creek Elementary School serves 502 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Paloma Creek Elementary School's student population of 502 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students502 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Paloma Creek Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Paloma Creek Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Paloma Creek Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paloma Creek Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#3525 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Paloma Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paloma Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Paloma Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
19%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Paloma Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
29%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Paloma Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
49%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Paloma Creek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Paloma Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paloma Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.650.41
This chart display the diversity score of Paloma Creek Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Paloma Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paloma Creek 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 NameDenton Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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