W L Higgins Elementary School

W L Higgins Elementary School serves 352 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Enrollment: 352 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

School Overview

W L Higgins Elementary School's student population of 352 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students
352 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of W L Higgins Elementary School is 0.42, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
53%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
75%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are W L Higgins Elementary School often compared to?
W L Higgins Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Aaron Parker Elementary School, Chisum Elementary School by visitors of our site.
How many students attend W L Higgins Elementary School?
352 students attend W L Higgins Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of W L Higgins Elementary School students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, 2% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of W L Higgins Elementary School?
W L Higgins Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does W L Higgins Elementary School offer ?
W L Higgins Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-1
What school district is W L Higgins Elementary School part of?
W L Higgins Elementary School is part of North Lamar ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Enrollment: 352 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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