6400 Edmond
Waco, TX 76710
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Parkdale Elementary School serves 620 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Parkdale 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Parkdale Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Parkdale Elementary School's student population of 620 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
620 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Parkdale Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Parkdale Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#7109 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
40%
52%
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Black
41%
13%
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White
14%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 620 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66 (Top 20%)

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