Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School

4205 Los Indios Pkwy
Mission, TX 78572
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School serves 447 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School's student population of 447 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students447 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School is 0.10, 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 Testing Rank
#1009 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
95%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ruben Hinojosa 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%
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White
2%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.100.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ruben Hinojosa 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 NameSharyland Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School is Irene M Garcia Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is B L Gray J High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harry Shimotsu Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mission Harry Shimotsu Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 704 students
    0.6 miles
    3101 San Mateo St
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 583-5643
    0.6 PK-6 704
  • Mission B L Gray J High School Math: 77% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 7-8 | 776 students
    1.5 miles
    4400 S Glasscock Rd
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 580-5333
    1.5 7-8 776
  • Mcallen Houston Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 520 students
    1.9 miles
    3221 Olga Ave
    Mcallen, TX 78501
    (956) 971-4484
    1.9 PK-5 520
  • Mcallen Brown Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 727 students
    2.0 miles
    2700 S Ware Rd
    Mcallen, TX 78503
    (956) 632-8700
    2 6-8 727
  • Mcallen Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 538 students
    2.3 miles
    4801 S 26th St
    Mcallen, TX 78503
    (956) 971-4424
    2.3 PK-5 538

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