Southwest Elementary School

11914 Dragon Ln
San Antonio, TX 78252
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Southwest Elementary School serves 641 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Southwest Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (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 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Southwest Elementary School's student population of 641 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Southwest 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 diversity score of Southwest Elementary School is 0.24, 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 Testing Rank
#2776 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
87%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
8%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.240.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthwest Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Southwest Elementary School is Southwest High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ronald E Mcnair Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Antonio Ronald E Mcnair Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 729 students
    0.0 miles
    11553 Old Pearsall Rd
    San Antonio, TX 78252
    (210) 622-4480
    0 6-8 729
  • San Antonio Southwest High School Math: 20% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,375 students
    0.2 miles
    11690 Dragon Ln
    San Antonio, TX 78252
    (210) 622-4500
    0.2 9-12 2,375
  • San Antonio Southwest Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 126 students
    0.3 miles
    11914 Dragon Ln
    San Antonio, TX 78252
    (210) 622-4750
    0.3 9-12 126
  • San Antonio Cast Stem High School

    3.1 miles
    4495 Sw Verano Pkwy
    San Antonio, TX 78252
    (210) 622-4731
    3.1 n/a n/a
  • San Antonio Sharon Christa Mcauliffe Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 811 students
    3.6 miles
    9390 S W Loop 410
    San Antonio, TX 78252
    (210) 623-6260
    3.6 6-8 811

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