Sidney H Poynter

521 Ashdale Rd
Fort Worth, TX 76140
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Sidney H Poynter serves 545 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Sidney H Poynter placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Sidney H Poynter places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Sidney H Poynter's student population of 545 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Sidney H Poynter is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Sidney H Poynter is 0.70, which is more 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
#6265 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
25%
52%
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Black
44%
13%
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White
20%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCrowley Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Sidney H Poynter is H F Stevens Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is David L Walker Intermediate School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Worth David L Walker Intermediate School Math: 21% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 603 students
    0.7 miles
    9901 Hemphill St
    Fort Worth, TX 76123
    (817) 568-2745
    0.7 5-6 603
  • Crowley H F Stevens Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 881 students
    1.5 miles
    940 N Crowley Rd
    Crowley, TX 76036
    (817) 297-5840
    1.5 7-9 881
  • Fort Worth Parkway Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 656 students
    1.9 miles
    1320 W Everman Pkwy
    Fort Worth, TX 76134
    (817) 568-5710
    1.9 PK-4 656
  • Fort Worth Roy Johnson Sixth Grade Campus Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6 | 473 students
    2.0 miles
    8901 Oak Grove Rd
    Fort Worth, TX 76140
    (817) 615-3670
    2 6 473
  • Crowley Tarrant County J J A E P Alternative School
    Grades: 11 | 1 student
    2.0 miles
    1008 Hwy 1187
    Crowley, TX 76036
    (817) 297-5800
    2 11 1

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