Wanke Elementary School

  • Wanke Elementary School serves 803 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wanke 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Wanke Elementary School's student population of 803 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students803 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wanke Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Wanke Elementary School is 0.52, 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)
Overall Testing Rank#3178 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
66%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
20%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wanke Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.520.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wanke Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthside Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Wanke Elementary School is Anne Frank Inspire Academy (0.7 miles away)
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