Texas School For The Deaf

  • Texas School For The Deaf serves 524 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Texas School For The Deaf placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Texas School For The Deaf's student population of 524 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students524 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Texas School For The Deaf
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Texas School For The Deaf is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Texas School For The Deaf is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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)#7863 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Texas School For The Deaf 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas School For The Deaf 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
37%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Texas School For The Deaf and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
14%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Texas School For The Deaf and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
44%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Texas School For The Deaf and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Texas School For The Deaf and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Texas School For The Deaf.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.650.63
This chart display the diversity score of Texas School For The Deaf and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas School For The Deaf and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas School For The Deaf and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTexas School For The Deaf School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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