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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 7 public elementary schools in Joshua Independent School District, serving 3,992 students. Public elementary schools in Joshua Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Texas public elementary school average of 49%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public elementary schools in Texas.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Joshua Independent School District are North Joshua Elementary School, Tom And Nita Nichols Middle School and Plum Creek Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public elementary school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas public elementary school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameJoshua Independent School District
School District Websitehttp://www.joshuaisd.org
School District Phone Number(817) 202-2500
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
# of Schools7 Schools6,603 Schools
# of Students3,992 Students3,670,141 Students
# of Teachers275 Teachers241,443 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Joshua Independent School District, which is ranked #285 of all 1,178 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 97% has increased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Overall Testing Rank#255 out of 1200 school districts
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Joshua Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Joshua Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
97%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Joshua Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.470.63
# of American Indian Students18 Students14,159 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students19 Students160,333 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students1,106 Students1,944,500 Students
% Hispanic Students
28%
53%
# of Black Students58 Students454,228 Students
% Black Students
1%
12%
# of White Students2,686 Students1,003,540 Students
% White Students
67%
27%
# of Hawaiian Students7 Students5,390 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students98 Students87,991 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:182197,147
# of Students in Kindergarten:385358,468
# of Students in 1st Grade:397388,455
# of Students in 2nd Grade:431394,227
# of Students in 3rd Grade:425409,796
# of Students in 4th Grade:425413,679
# of Students in 5th Grade:468414,261
# of Students in 6th Grade:448402,503
# of Students in 7th Grade:420313,894
# of Students in 8th Grade:411309,073
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 21,328
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 17,804
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 15,574
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 13,932
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,883 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,556. The school district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,840 is higher than the state median of $12,335. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$55 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Joshua Independent   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$77 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Joshua Independent   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,883$12,556
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Joshua Independent   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,840$12,335
This chart display average spending per public school student in Joshua Independent   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Joshua Independent School District Public Elementary Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • North Joshua Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 67%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    100 S Ranchway
    Burleson, TX 76028
    (817) 202-2500

    Grades: PK-5 | 566 students
  • Tom And Nita Nichols Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 53%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    2845 Fm 731
    Burleson, TX 76028
    (817) 202-2500

    Grades: 6-8 | 565 students
  • Plum Creek Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 52%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    500 Plum St
    Joshua, TX 76058
    (817) 202-2500

    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
  • A G Elder Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 48%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    513 Henderson St
    Joshua, TX 76058
    (817) 202-2500

    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
  • R C Loflin Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 46%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    6801 Cr 1902
    Joshua, TX 76058
    (817) 202-2500

    Grades: 6-8 | 714 students
  • H D Staples Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 43%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    505 S Main
    Joshua, TX 76058
    (817) 202-2500

    Grades: PK-5 | 508 students
  • Caddo Grove Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 40%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    7301 Fm 1902
    Joshua, TX 76058
    (817) 202-2500

    Grades: PK-5 | 635 students
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