Wharton Elementary School

2030 E Boling Hwy
Wharton, TX 77488
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Wharton Elementary School serves 675 students in grades 3-6.
Wharton 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 30% (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 27% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Wharton Elementary School's student population of 675 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students675 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Rankings

Wharton 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 Wharton Elementary School is 0.58, 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
#7287 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
58%
52%
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Black
26%
13%
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White
13%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWharton Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wharton Elementary School is Wharton High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wharton J High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is C G Sivells Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wharton C G Sivells Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 532 students
    1.4 miles
    1605 Alabama Rd
    Wharton, TX 77488
    (979) 532-6866
    1.4 PK-2 532
  • Wharton Wharton High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 586 students
    1.8 miles
    1 Tiger Ave
    Wharton, TX 77488
    (979) 532-6800
    1.8 9-12 586
  • Wharton Wharton J High School Math: 49% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 304 students
    2.0 miles
    1120 N Rusk St
    Wharton, TX 77488
    (979) 532-6840
    2 7-8 304
  • Boling Iago J High School Math: 52% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 278 students
    6.6 miles
    200 Gift St
    Boling, TX 77420
    (979) 657-2826
    6.6 6-8 278
  • Boling Boling High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 356 students
    8.3 miles
    407 Atlantic St
    Boling, TX 77420
    (979) 657-2816
    8.3 9-12 356

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