Veterans Memorial Elementary School

  • Veterans Memorial Elementary School serves 732 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is equal to the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Veterans Memorial Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Veterans Memorial Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Veterans Memorial Elementary School's student population of 732 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students732 students
This chart display total students of Veterans Memorial Elementary School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Veterans Memorial Elementary School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Veterans Memorial Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Veterans Memorial Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,879 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Veterans Memorial Elementary School is 0.00, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank
35%
26%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Veterans Memorial 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)
71%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Veterans Memorial 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 Ratio17:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Veterans Memorial Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
100%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Veterans Memorial Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students 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 Veterans Memorial Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Scoren/a0.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Veterans Memorial Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoma Independent School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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