Tabasco Elementary School

223 S Leo Ave
La Joya, TX 78560
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Tabasco Elementary School serves 734 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Tabasco Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 47% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Tabasco Elementary School's student population of 734 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students734 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Tabasco Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Tabasco 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 Tabasco Elementary School is 0.00, 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
#2584 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tabasco Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.000.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tabasco Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Joya Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Tabasco Elementary School is Hope Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dr Maria Palmira Mendiola Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mission Dr Maria Palmira Mendiola Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 794 students
    0.1 miles
    6401 N Abram Rd
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 323-2420
    0.1 PK-5 794
  • La Joya La Joya Isd Head Start Program
    Grades: PK | 489 students
    0.2 miles
    201 E Expy 83
    La Joya, TX 78560
    (956) 323-2000
    0.2 PK 489
  • La Joya Hope Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 62 students
    0.3 miles
    101 E Expy 83
    La Joya, TX 78560
    (956) 323-2900
    0.3 6-12 62
  • La Joya La Joya High School Math: 43% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,855 students
    0.4 miles
    604 N Coyote Blvd
    La Joya, TX 78560
    (956) 323-2330
    0.4 9-12 2,855
  • La Joya Jimmy Carter Early College High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 355 students
    0.7 miles
    603 N College Dr
    La Joya, TX 78560
    (956) 323-2200
    0.7 9-12 355

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