Watson Technology Center serves 528 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Watson Technology Center placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).
- School Type: Magnet School
- Grades: Kindergarten-5
- Enrollment: 528 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
- Minority Enrollment: 83%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 20% in TX
- Math Proficiency: 50% (Top 30%)
- Reading Proficiency: 56% (Top 20%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education
Watson Technology Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Watson Technology Center's student population of 528 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Watson Technology Center is ranked within the top 20% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Watson Technology Center is 0.66, which is more 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
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1483 out of 8079 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Watson Technology Center's ranking?
Watson Technology Center is ranked #1483 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 56% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Watson Technology Center?
528 students attend Watson Technology Center.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
53% of Watson Technology Center students are Hispanic, 17% of students are White, 16% of students are Black, 10% of students are Asian, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Watson Technology Center?
Watson Technology Center has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Watson Technology Center offer ?
Watson Technology Center offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Watson Technology Center part of?
Watson Technology Center is part of Garland ISD School District.
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