Thornwood Elementary School

  • Thornwood Elementary School serves 426 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (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 66% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Thornwood Elementary School's student population of 426 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thornwood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thornwood Elementary School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4861 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Thornwood Elementary School 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)
66%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Thornwood Elementary School 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 Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
51%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Thornwood Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
28%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Thornwood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
16%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Thornwood Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Thornwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thornwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.640.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Thornwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Thornwood Elementary School 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 NameSpring Branch Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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