Yale Elementary School

  • Yale Elementary School serves 427 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (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 81% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Yale Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Yale Elementary School's student population of 427 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students427 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yale Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yale Elementary School is 0.67, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2356 out of 7953 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
19%
52%
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Black
14%
13%
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White
52%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.670.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichardson Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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