Tarver Elementary School

  • Tarver Elementary School serves 587 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (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 84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Tarver 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Tarver Elementary School's student population of 587 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students587 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tarver Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tarver Elementary School is 0.65, which is more 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)#1446 out of 7953 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
34%
52%
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Black
11%
13%
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White
48%
28%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.650.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelton Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Tarver Elementary School is North Belton Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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