Sunrise Elementary School

  • Sunrise Elementary School serves 330 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Sunrise Elementary School's student population of 330 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sunrise Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sunrise Elementary School is 0.28, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#1982 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
84%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
11%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sunrise Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.28n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmarillo Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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