Petrolia Elementary School

701 S Prairie Ave
Petrolia, TX 76377
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Petrolia Elementary School serves 282 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Petrolia 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 40-44% (which is lower 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 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Petrolia Elementary School's student population of 282 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Petrolia 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 Petrolia Elementary School is 0.33, 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
#4783 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
13%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
81%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.330.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePetrolia CISD 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 Petrolia Elementary School is Petrolia Junior High/high School (7.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Midway School (13.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Petrolia Petrolia Junior High/high School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 234 students
    7.2 miles
    8307 Fm 810
    Petrolia, TX 76377
    (940) 524-3264
    7.2 7-12 234
  • Henrietta Midway School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 137 students
    13.4 miles
    12142 State Hwy 148 S
    Henrietta, TX 76365
    (940) 476-2222
    13.4 K-12 137
  • Henrietta Henrietta Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 464 students
    13.5 miles
    1600 E Crafton St
    Henrietta, TX 76365
    (940) 720-7910
    13.5 PK-5 464
  • Henrietta Henrietta High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 268 students
    13.5 miles
    1700 E Crafton St
    Henrietta, TX 76365
    (940) 720-7930
    13.5 9-12 268
  • Henrietta Henrietta Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 226 students
    13.6 miles
    308 E Gilbert St
    Henrietta, TX 76365
    (940) 720-7920
    13.6 6-8 226

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