Park Crest Elementary School

2232 Park Crest Dr
Garland, TX 75041
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Park Crest Elementary School serves 350 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Park Crest 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 42% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Park Crest Elementary School's student population of 350 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Park Crest 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 diversity score of Park Crest Elementary School is 0.43, 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
#5102 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
7%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
74%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
13%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.430.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarland Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Park Crest Elementary School is Garland High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Sam Houston Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Garland Sam Houston Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,005 student
    0.1 miles
    2232 Sussex Dr
    Garland, TX 75041
    (972) 926-2640
    0.1 6-8 1,005
  • Garland Williams Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 300 students
    0.5 miles
    1821 Old Gate Ln
    Garland, TX 75042
    (972) 926-2610
    0.5 K-5 300
  • Lewisville Vista Academy Of Garland Charter School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 321 students
    1.0 miles
    3024 Anita Dr
    Lewisville, TX 75029
    (972) 840-1100
    1 K-8 321
  • Garland Caldwell Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 479 students
    1.3 miles
    3400 Saturn Rd
    Garland, TX 75041
    (972) 926-2500
    1.3 PK-5 479
  • Garland Daugherty Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 782 students
    1.5 miles
    501 W Miller Rd
    Garland, TX 75041
    (972) 926-2530
    1.5 PK-5 782

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