W A Blair Elementary School

7720 Gayglen Dr
Dallas, TX 75217
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 404 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, W A Blair Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to 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).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 404 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50% in TX
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

W A Blair Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

W A Blair Elementary School's student population of 404 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
404 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

W A Blair Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of W A Blair Elementary School is 0.48, 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#5017 out of 8188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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35-39%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of W A Blair 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 2021-22 school year data.
40-44%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of W A Blair 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 2021-22 school year data.
20-29%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of W A Blair Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
67%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in W A Blair Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
28%
13%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in W A Blair Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
2%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in W A Blair Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Texas.
0.48
This chart displays the diversity score of W A Blair Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
57%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in W A Blair Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in W A Blair Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is W A Blair Elementary School's ranking?
W A Blair Elementary School is ranked #5017 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are W A Blair Elementary School often compared to?
W A Blair Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Rufus C Burleson Elementary School, William M Anderson Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
How many students attend W A Blair Elementary School?
404 students attend W A Blair Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
67% of W A Blair Elementary School students are Hispanic, 28% of students are Black, 2% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of W A Blair Elementary School?
W A Blair Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does W A Blair Elementary School offer ?
W A Blair Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is W A Blair Elementary School part of?
W A Blair Elementary School is part of Dallas ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 404 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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