Wells Elementary School

  • Wells Elementary School serves 179 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Wells Elementary School's student population of 179 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students179 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wells Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wells Elementary School is 0.43, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#5814 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Hispanic
15%
52%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
74%
28%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wells Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.430.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wells Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWELLS ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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