1411 W 4th
Petersburg, TX 79250
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Petersburg School serves 273 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Petersburg School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Petersburg School's student population of 273 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Petersburg School is ranked within the top 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 Petersburg School is 0.40, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#2622 out of 8043 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
73%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
26%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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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-12
  • Students: 273 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40 (Btm 50%)

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