Ware Elementary School

601 W Garfield
Longview, TX 75606
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Ware Elementary School serves 476 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ware Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Ware Elementary School's student population of 476 students has declined by 37% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

Ware Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ware Elementary School is 0.56, 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
#6123 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
58%
52%
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Black
33%
13%
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White
6%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLongview Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ware Elementary School is Lead Academy High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Foster Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Ward Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Longview South Ward Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
    0.9 miles
    1011 S Mobberly Ave
    Longview, TX 75606
    (903) 803-5200
    0.9 PK-5 397
  • Longview Foster Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 736 students
    1.4 miles
    1504 Mlk
    Longview, TX 75606
    (903) 446-2710
    1.4 6-8 736
  • Longview Lead Academy High School Alternative School
    Math: 50-59% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 119 students
    1.5 miles
    410 S Green St
    Longview, TX 75606
    (903) 381-3921
    1.5 9-12 119
  • Longview Juvenile Detent Center Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 13 students
    1.7 miles
    310 Turk St
    Longview, TX 75606
    (903) 753-3970
    1.7 8-12 13
  • Longview Playing For Keeps Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK
    1.7 miles
    510 Martin Luther King Blvd
    Longview, TX 75606
    (903) 381-5900
    1.7 PK n/a

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