Windcrest Elementary School

465 Faircrest Dr
San Antonio, TX 78239
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Windcrest Elementary School serves 571 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Windcrest 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 29% (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 36% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Windcrest Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Windcrest Elementary School's student population of 571 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students571 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Rankings

Windcrest 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 Windcrest 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
#6703 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
63%
52%
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Black
14%
13%
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White
16%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth East Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Windcrest Elementary School is Roosevelt High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is White Middle School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Antonio Roosevelt High School Magnet School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,819 students
    0.6 miles
    5110 Walzem Rd
    San Antonio, TX 78218
    (210) 356-2200
    0.6 9-12 2,819
  • San Antonio White Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,072 student
    0.8 miles
    7800 Midcrown Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78218
    (210) 356-5900
    0.8 6-8 1,072
  • San Antonio Roy Benavidez Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 654 students
    0.9 miles
    8340 So Ih 35
    San Antonio, TX 78224
    (210) 977-7175
    0.9 PK-5 654
  • San Antonio Camelot Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 614 students
    1.2 miles
    7410 Ray Bon Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78218
    (210) 407-1400
    1.2 PK-5 614
  • San Antonio Walzem Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 656 students
    1.2 miles
    4618 Walzem Rd
    San Antonio, TX 78218
    (210) 407-8400
    1.2 PK-5 656

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