South Elementary School

1301 Linda Dr
Daingerfield, TX 75638
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
South Elementary School serves 228 students in grades 3-5.
South Elementary School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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 35% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

South Elementary School's student population of 228 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students228 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Rankings

South 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 South Elementary School 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
#6338 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
20%
52%
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Black
37%
13%
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White
36%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDaingerfield-Lone Star Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to South Elementary School is Daingerfield High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Daingerfield J High School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Daingerfield Daingerfield High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 282 students
    0.6 miles
    202 Tiger Dr
    Daingerfield, TX 75638
    (903) 645-3968
    0.6 9-12 282
  • Daingerfield Daingerfield J High School Math: 39% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 209 students
    1.0 miles
    200 Texas St
    Daingerfield, TX 75638
    (903) 645-2261
    1 6-8 209
  • Daingerfield West Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 307 students
    1.2 miles
    1305 W Watson Blvd
    Daingerfield, TX 75638
    (903) 645-2901
    1.2 PK-2 307
  • Hughes Springs Hughes Springs Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 641 students
    5.1 miles
    809 Russell
    Hughes Springs, TX 75656
    (903) 639-3881
    5.1 PK-5 641
  • Hughes Springs Hughes Springs High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 351 students
    5.1 miles
    701 Russell St
    Hughes Springs, TX 75656
    (903) 639-3841
    5.1 9-12 351

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