Tyrrell Elementary School

  • Tyrrell Elementary School serves 895 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 63% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Tyrrell Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Tyrrell Elementary School's student population of 895 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 41% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students895 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Tyrrell Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tyrrell Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tyrrell Elementary School is 0.49, 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 School Rank (16-17)#6126 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tyrrell 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)
63%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
66%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Tyrrell Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
28%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Tyrrell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Tyrrell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Tyrrell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tyrrell Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.490.64
This chart display the diversity score of Tyrrell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tyrrell 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
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tyrrell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePort Arthur Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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