Theron Jones Early Literacy Center

  • Theron Jones Early Literacy Center serves 401 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Theron Jones Early Literacy Center's student population of 401 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students401 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Theron Jones Early Literacy Center
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Theron Jones Early Literacy Center's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Theron Jones Early Literacy Center is 0.32, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Theron Jones Early Literacy Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
7%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Theron Jones Early Literacy Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
82%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Theron Jones Early Literacy Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
6%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Theron Jones Early Literacy Center and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Theron Jones Early Literacy Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.320.64
This chart display the diversity score of Theron Jones Early Literacy Center and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Theron Jones Early Literacy Center 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 Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Theron Jones Early Literacy Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTexarkana Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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