Parnell Elementary School

151 Park St
Jasper, TX 75951
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Parnell Elementary School serves 362 students in grades 4-5.
Parnell 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (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 30% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Parnell Elementary School's student population of 362 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Parnell 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 Parnell Elementary School is 0.68, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#6924 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
21%
52%
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Black
35%
13%
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White
40%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJasper Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Parnell Elementary School is Jasper High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jasper J High School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jasper Jasper J High School Math: 37% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 576 students
    0.2 miles
    211 Second St
    Jasper, TX 75951
    (409) 384-3585
    0.2 6-8 576
  • Jasper Jasper High School Math: 23% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 720 students
    1.4 miles
    400 Bulldog
    Jasper, TX 75951
    (409) 384-3242
    1.4 9-12 720
  • Jasper Jean C Few Primary Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 826 students
    1.5 miles
    225 Bulldog
    Jasper, TX 75951
    (409) 489-9808
    1.5 PK-3 826
  • Lewisville Vista Academy Of Jasper Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 145 students
    1.5 miles
    1501 S Wheeler St
    Lewisville, TX 75029
    (409) 489-9222
    1.5 K-8 145
  • Brookeland Brookeland Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 212 students
    15.9 miles
    187 Wildcat Walk
    Brookeland, TX 75931
    (409) 698-2152
    15.9 PK-5 212

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