Victor H Hexter Elementary School

  • Victor H Hexter Elementary School serves 583 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Victor H Hexter Elementary School operates within the Dallas Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 583 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students583 students
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Victor H Hexter Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeVictor H Hexter Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
41%
52%
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
18%
13%
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
38%
29%
Victor H Hexter Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsVictor H Hexter Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.660.63
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
53%
52%
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Victor H Hexter Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dallas Independent School District's student population of 160,246 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,126 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,640 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NameDallas Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
234
3
Number of Students Managed160,246825
Dallas Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,768 MM$9 MM
Dallas Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,691 MM$10 MM
Dallas Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,126$12,250
Dallas Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,640$12,682
Dallas Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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