540 Howard St
New Braunfels, TX 78130
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Seele Elementary School serves 294 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Seele Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Seele Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Seele Elementary School's student population of 294 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
294 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)
25 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Seele Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Seele Elementary School is 0.54, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#702 out of 8043 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
40%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
55%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 294 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 50%)

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