Tanglewood Elementary School

  • Tanglewood Elementary School serves 875 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 98% (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 ≥99% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Tanglewood Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Tanglewood Elementary School's student population of 875 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students875 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tanglewood Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tanglewood 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#20 out of 7953 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
76%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.410.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Worth Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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