Rocksprings Elementary School (Closed 2013)

  • Rocksprings Elementary School served 206 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 65-69% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 83%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 80-84% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Rocksprings 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 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Rocksprings Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students206 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (11-12)#6505 out of 7603 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
83%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
88%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rocksprings 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
81%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
19%
28%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rocksprings Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.310.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rocksprings Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRocksprings Independent School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Rocksprings Elementary School is Rocksprings K-12 (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rocksprings Rocksprings K-12
    Grades: PK-12 | 313 students
    0.0 miles
    201 N Hwy 377
    Rocksprings, TX 78880
    (830)683-4136
    0.0 PK-12 313
  • Barksdale Nueces Canyon Jh/hs
    Grades: 7-12 | 107 students
    22.6 miles
    200 Taylor St
    Barksdale, TX 78828
    (830)234-3524
    22.6 7-12 107
  • Barksdale Nueces Canyon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 168 students
    26.7 miles
    200 E 3rd St
    Barksdale, TX 78828
    (830)597-3218
    26.7 PK-6 168
  • Leakey Big Springs Charter School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 129 students
    33.1 miles
    10664 N Us Hwy 83
    Leakey, TX 78873
    (830)232-7101
    33.1 K-12 129
  • Leakey Leakey School
    Grades: PK-12 | 309 students
    33.2 miles
    429 Hwy 83 N
    Leakey, TX 78873
    (830)232-5595
    33.2 PK-12 309
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