Santa Maria Elementary School

  • Santa Maria Elementary School serves 701 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Santa Maria Elementary School operates within the Laredo Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 701 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 701 students
Santa Maria Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Santa Maria Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Santa Maria Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Santa Maria Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.01 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Santa Maria Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
52%
Santa Maria Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
n/a
29%
Santa Maria Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Santa Maria Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.01 0.41
Santa Maria Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
95%
52%
Santa Maria Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Santa Maria Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2005)

District Comparison

  • Laredo Independent School District's student population of 24,705 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,687 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,447 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Laredo Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
3
Number of Students Managed 24,705 825
Laredo Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $267 MM $10 MM
Laredo Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $286 MM $10 MM
Laredo Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,687 $12,126
Laredo Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,447 $11,704
Laredo Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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    0.8 miles
    1311 Garden St
    LaredoTX 78040
    (956)273-3800
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    1 miles
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