W L Higgins Elementary School

W L Higgins Elementary School serves 303 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

W L Higgins Elementary School's student population of 303 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students303 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
75%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.420.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Lamar Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to W L Higgins Elementary School is North Lamar High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Frank Stone Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bailey Intermediate School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Paris Bailey Intermediate School Math: 57% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 333 students
    0.0 miles
    3201 Lewis Ln
    Paris, TX 75460
    (903) 737-7971
    0 4-5 333
  • Paris Cecil Everett Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 303 students
    0.0 miles
    3201 Lewis Ln
    Paris, TX 75460
    (903) 737-2061
    0 2-3 303
  • Paris Frank Stone Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 577 students
    0.0 miles
    3201 Lewis Ln
    Paris, TX 75460
    (903) 737-2041
    0 6-8 577
  • Paris North Lamar High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 800 students
    0.1 miles
    295 Stone Ave
    Paris, TX 75460
    (903) 737-2011
    0.1 9-12 800
  • Paris Lamar County Head Start
    Grades: PK | 193 students
    1.1 miles
    1350 6th N E
    Paris, TX 75460
    (903) 737-7469
    1.1 PK 193

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