14451 Sawyer Ranch Rd
Dripping Springs, TX 78620
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Sycamore Springs Elementary School serves 798 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sycamore Springs Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sycamore Springs Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
798 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Sycamore Springs Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Sycamore Springs Elementary School is 0.41, 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 Data
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State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1166 out of 8043 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Sycamore Springs Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sycamore Springs 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sycamore Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
Hispanic
17%
52%
Black
2%
13%
White
75%
28%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sycamore Springs Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 798 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.41

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