Sundown Lane Elementary School

4715 Sundown Ln
Amarillo, TX 79118
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Sundown Lane Elementary School serves 282 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Sundown Lane Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Sundown Lane Elementary School's student population of 282 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Sundown Lane Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Sundown Lane Elementary School is 0.49, 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
#1696 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
26%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
67%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.490.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanyon Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sundown Lane Elementary School is Randall High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Youth Center Of High Plains (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gene Howe Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Canyon Pinnacle Intermediate School

    0.2 miles
    4545 Meadow Ridge Dr
    Canyon, TX 79015
    (806) 677-2600
    0.2 n/a n/a
  • Amarillo Randall High School Math: 46% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,700 student
    0.8 miles
    5800 Attebury
    Amarillo, TX 79118
    (806) 677-2333
    0.8 9-12 1,700
  • Amarillo Gene Howe Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 374 students
    1.2 miles
    5108 Pico
    Amarillo, TX 79110
    (806) 677-2380
    1.2 K-4 374
  • Amarillo Youth Center Of High Plains Alternative School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-12 | 52 students
    1.6 miles
    9300 S Georgia
    Amarillo, TX 79118
    (806) 677-2450
    1.6 5-12 52
  • Amarillo City View Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 533 students
    1.9 miles
    3400 Knoll
    Amarillo, TX 79118
    (806) 677-2500
    1.9 PK-4 533

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