19200 Gaby Rd
Tornillo, TX 79853
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Tornillo Elementary School serves 179 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.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Tornillo Elementary School's student population of 179 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
179 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Tornillo Elementary School is 0.04, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
60-64%
75%
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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 Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
98%
53%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
2%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 179 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04

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