Taylor Elementary School

9865 Gillespie Dr
Plano, TX 75025
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Taylor Elementary School serves 706 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Taylor Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (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 68% (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 73% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Taylor Elementary School's student population of 706 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students706 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Rankings

Taylor Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Taylor Elementary School is 0.73, 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 Testing Rank
#551 out of 8043 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
41%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
52%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
27%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.730.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrisco Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Taylor Elementary School is Centennial High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Fowler Middle School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Plano Fowler Middle School Math: 92% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,141 student
    0.8 miles
    3801 Mcdermott Rd
    Plano, TX 75025
    (469) 633-5050
    0.8 6-8 1,141
  • Plano Anderson Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 646 students
    0.9 miles
    2800 Oakland Hills Dr
    Plano, TX 75025
    (469) 633-2300
    0.9 K-5 646
  • Plano Borchardt Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 754 students
    1.0 miles
    4300 Waskom Dr
    Plano, TX 75024
    (469) 633-2800
    1 PK-5 754
  • Frisco Curtsinger Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 757 students
    1.0 miles
    12450 Jereme Trl
    Frisco, TX 75035
    (469) 633-2100
    1 K-5 757
  • Plano C M Rice Middle School Math: 90% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,080 student
    1.1 miles
    8500 Gifford Dr
    Plano, TX 75025
    (469) 752-6000
    1.1 6-8 1,080

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