Slaughter Elementary School

  • Slaughter Elementary School serves 589 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Slaughter Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Slaughter Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Slaughter Elementary School's student population of 589 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students589 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Slaughter Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Slaughter Elementary School is 0.68, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1509 out of 7953 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
44%
52%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
33%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMckinney Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Slaughter Elementary School is J J A E P (0.9 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Faubion Middle School (0.9 miles away)
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