Tornillo Elementary School

  • Tornillo Elementary School serves 282 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Tornillo Elementary School's student population of 282 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students282 students
This chart display total students of Tornillo Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Tornillo Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Tornillo Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Tornillo Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)60-64%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tornillo 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)45-49%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tornillo 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
99%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Tornillo Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Tornillo Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
1%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Tornillo Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tornillo Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.020.64
This chart display the diversity score of Tornillo Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tornillo Elementary School 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 (13-14)
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tornillo 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 NameTornillo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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