Peters Colony Elementary School

5101 Nash Dr
The Colony, TX 75056
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Peters Colony Elementary School serves 662 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Peters Colony Elementary 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 50% (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 48% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Peters Colony Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Peters Colony Elementary School's student population of 662 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students662 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Peters Colony Elementary 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 Peters Colony Elementary School is 0.50, 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
#2997 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
67%
52%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
21%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.500.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLewisville 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 Peters Colony Elementary School is Griffin Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Morningside Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • The Colony Morningside Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 383 students
    0.4 miles
    6350 Paige Rd
    The Colony, TX 75056
    (469) 713-5970
    0.4 K-5 383
  • The Colony Griffin Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 805 students
    0.6 miles
    5105 N Colony Blvd
    The Colony, TX 75056
    (469) 713-5973
    0.6 6-9 805
  • The Colony Stewarts Creek Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 370 students
    1.0 miles
    4431 Augusta St
    The Colony, TX 75056
    (469) 713-5960
    1 PK-5 370
  • The Colony Camey Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 596 students
    1.1 miles
    4949 Arbor Glen Rd
    The Colony, TX 75056
    (469) 713-5951
    1.1 PK-5 596
  • The Colony Lakeview Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 707 students
    1.2 miles
    4300 Keys Dr
    The Colony, TX 75056
    (469) 713-5974
    1.2 6-8 707

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