Paso Del Norte School

12300 Tierra Este Rd
El Paso, TX 79938
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Paso Del Norte School serves 1,173 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Paso Del Norte School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Paso Del Norte School's student population of 1,173 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students1,173 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

Paso Del Norte School is ranked within the top 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 Paso Del Norte School is 0.21, 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
#2570 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
89%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
4%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.210.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSocorro Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Paso Del Norte School is El Dorado High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sun Ridge Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sgt Roberto Ituarte (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • El Paso El Dorado High School Math: 51% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,010 students
    0.5 miles
    12401 Edgemere
    El Paso, TX 79938
    (915) 937-3200
    0.5 9-12 2,010
  • El Paso Sgt Roberto Ituarte Math: 60% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 913 students
    0.8 miles
    12860 Tierra Sonora
    El Paso, TX 79938
    (915) 937-7000
    0.8 K-5 913
  • El Paso Sun Ridge Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 932 students
    1.1 miles
    2210 Sun Country Rd
    El Paso, TX 79938
    (915) 937-6600
    1.1 6-8 932
  • El Paso Lujan-chavez Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,126 student
    1.2 miles
    2200 Sun Country Rd
    El Paso, TX 79938
    (915) 937-8700
    1.2 PK-5 1,126
  • El Paso Spec Rafael Hernando Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,001 student
    1.2 miles
    3451 Rich Beem Blvd
    El Paso, TX 79938
    (915) 937-9800
    1.2 6-8 1,001

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