Whitewright Elementary School

  • Whitewright Elementary School serves 348 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher 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.
  • Whitewright 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher 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%.

School Overview

  • Whitewright Elementary School's student population of 348 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Whitewright Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Whitewright Elementary School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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#3203 out of 7953 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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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 Whitewright Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.430.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhitewright ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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