Rainwater Elementary School

1408 E Frankford
Carrollton, TX 75007
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 337 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Rainwater Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 337 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • : Top 30% in TX
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • : 40-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Rainwater Elementary School's student population of 337 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
337 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Rainwater Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Rainwater Elementary School is 0.78, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (TX)
#2387 out of 8188 schools
(Top 30%)
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45-49%
41%
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55-59%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rainwater 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 2021-22 school year data.
40-49%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Rainwater Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
13%
5%
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Hispanic
32%
53%
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Black
20%
13%
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White
24%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Texas.
0.78
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rainwater Elementary School's ranking?
Rainwater Elementary School is ranked #2387 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Rainwater Elementary School often compared to?
Rainwater Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Rosemeade Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
How many students attend Rainwater Elementary School?
337 students attend Rainwater Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
32% of Rainwater Elementary School students are Hispanic, 24% of students are White, 20% of students are Black, 13% of students are Asian, and 11% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rainwater Elementary School?
Rainwater Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Rainwater Elementary School offer ?
Rainwater Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Rainwater Elementary School part of?
Rainwater Elementary School is part of Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD School District.
In what neighborhood is Rainwater Elementary School located?
Rainwater Elementary School is located in the North Central neighborhood of Carrollton, TX. There are 5 other public schools located in North Central.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 337 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • : 40-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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