Richard Lagow Elementary School

  • Richard Lagow Elementary School serves 581 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 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 69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Richard Lagow Elementary School's student population of 581 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students581 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richard Lagow Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Richard Lagow Elementary School is 0.42, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4041 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Richard Lagow 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)
69%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Richard Lagow 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 Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
73%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Richard Lagow Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
22%
13%
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White
5%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Richard Lagow Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Richard Lagow Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.42n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Richard Lagow Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Richard Lagow Elementary School is A+ Academy (0.9 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is A+ Academy (0.9 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is A+ Academy (0.9 miles away)
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