Saenz Elementary School

  • Saenz Elementary School serves 583 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than 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%.

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School Overview

  • Saenz Elementary School's student population of 583 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students583 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Saenz Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Saenz Elementary School is 0.06, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#3655 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Saenz 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 Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
97%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
3%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Saenz 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 Saenz Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.060.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlice Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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