Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School

  • Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School serves 394 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 86% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 87% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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 394 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,879 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#1298 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ruben Hinojosa 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ruben Hinojosa 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
2%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
3%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.100.41
This chart display the diversity score of Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSharyland Independent School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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