Ricardo Elementary School

  • Ricardo Elementary School serves 419 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ricardo Elementary School placed in the top 30% 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 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Ricardo Elementary School's student population of 419 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ricardo Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ricardo Elementary School is 0.23, 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 (16-17)#2247 out of 7953 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
87%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
11%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.230.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ricardo 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 NameRicardo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kingsville Ricardo Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 269 students
    0.0 miles
    138 W Cr 2160
    Kingsville, TX 78363
    (361)592-6465
    0.0 5-8 269
  • Kingsville H M King High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 966 students
    5.2 miles
    2210 S Brahma Blvd
    Kingsville, TX 78364
    (361)595-8600
    5.2 9-12 966
  • San Antonio Jubilee Kingsville Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 255 students
    5.4 miles
    1727 Senator Carlos Truan Blvd
    San Antonio, TX 78222
    (361)221-2591
    5.4 PK-8 255
  • Kingsville Perez Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 475 students
    5.4 miles
    1111 E Ailsie
    Kingsville, TX 78364
    (361)592-8511
    5.4 PK-4 475
  • Kingsville Memorial Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 415 students
    6.2 miles
    915 S Armstrong St
    Kingsville, TX 78364
    (361)595-8675
    6.2 7-8 415

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