411 W St Charles St
Brownsville, TX 78520
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Skinner Elementary School serves 474 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Skinner Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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

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School Overview

Skinner Elementary School's student population of 474 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
474 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Skinner Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Skinner Elementary School is 0.02, 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
#4395 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
99%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
1%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Skinner Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (98-99)
1%
8%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 474 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.02 (Btm 50%)

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