R F Patterson Elementary School

  • R F Patterson Elementary School serves 451 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 82% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 81% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • R F Patterson 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 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

R F Patterson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • R F Patterson Elementary School's student population of 451 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • R F Patterson Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of R F Patterson Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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 (16-17)#2427 out of 7953 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of R F Patterson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of R F Patterson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
27%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in R F Patterson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
27%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in R F Patterson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
40%
28%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in R F Patterson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.700.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in R F Patterson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKennedale Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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