Rosendo Benavides Elementary School

  • Rosendo Benavides Elementary School serves 400 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Rosendo Benavides 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Rosendo Benavides Elementary School's student population of 400 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students400 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rosendo Benavides Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rosendo Benavides Elementary School is 0.01, 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#4295 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rosendo Benavides 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rosendo Benavides 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Rosendo Benavides Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rosendo Benavides Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
28%
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Diversity Score0.010.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rosendo Benavides Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rosendo Benavides Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Joya Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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