Somerset Elementary School

  • Somerset Elementary School serves 694 students in grades 1-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Somerset Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Somerset Elementary School's student population of 694 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-4
Total Students694 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Somerset Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Somerset Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Somerset Elementary School is 0.22, 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#3335 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Somerset Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
89%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Somerset Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
11%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Somerset Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Diversity Score0.220.64
This chart display the diversity score of Somerset Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Somerset 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
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Somerset Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomerset Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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