Pleasant Grove Elementary School

  • Pleasant Grove Elementary School serves 505 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 83%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • Pleasant Grove 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 bottom 50%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Pleasant Grove Elementary School's student population of 505 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students505 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pleasant Grove Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,483 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pleasant Grove Elementary School is 0.58, 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 School Rank (09-10)#7256 out of 7483 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)≥50%
83%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)≥50%
88%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
52%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
61%
28%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pleasant Grove Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePleasant Grove Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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