Tony Gonzalez Elementary School

  • Tony Gonzalez Elementary School serves 297 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Tony Gonzalez Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Tony Gonzalez Elementary School's student population of 297 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tony Gonzalez Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tony Gonzalez Elementary School is 0.01, 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)
Overall Testing Rank#4975 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
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13%
White
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28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Tony Gonzalez Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
Diversity Score0.010.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tony Gonzalez 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 NameSanta Maria Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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