Parsons Pre-k Center

Parsons Pre-k Center serves 520 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Parsons Pre-k Center's student population of 520 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Parsons Pre-k Center is 0.56, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio35:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
18%
4%
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Hispanic
63%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Parsons Pre-k Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
11%
13%
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White
6%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parsons Pre-k Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.560.64
This chart display the diversity score of Parsons Pre-k Center and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Parsons Pre-k Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parsons Pre-k Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 and middle school to Parsons Pre-k Center is Harmony School Of Innovation - Garland (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ethridge Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Garland Ethridge Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 749 students
    0.2 miles
    2301 Sam Houston Dr
    Garland, TX 75044
    (972) 675-3020
    0.2 PK-5 749
  • Houston Harmony School Of Innovation - Garland Charter School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 558 students
    0.2 miles
    2250 Firewheel Pkwy
    Houston, TX 77099
    (469) 814-0059
    0.2 7-12 558
  • Garland N Garland High School Math: 39% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,686 students
    0.4 miles
    2109 W Buckingham Rd
    Garland, TX 75042
    (972) 675-3120
    0.4 9-12 2,686
  • Garland Cooper Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 581 students
    0.8 miles
    1200 Kingsbridge Dr
    Garland, TX 75040
    (972) 675-3010
    0.8 PK-5 581
  • Garland Golden Meadows Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 561 students
    0.9 miles
    1726 Travis St
    Garland, TX 75042
    (972) 494-8373
    0.9 K-5 561

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