Smyer Elementary School

  • Smyer Elementary School serves 215 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Smyer 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Smyer Elementary School's student population of 215 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students215 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Smyer Elementary School 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Smyer Elementary School is 0.52, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4373 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
49%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
49%
28%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score0.520.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSmyer Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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