Zavala Elementary School

3125 Ruth St
Corpus Christi, TX 78405
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 422 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Zavala Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 422 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50% in TX
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Zavala Elementary School's student population of 422 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
422 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Zavala Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Zavala Elementary School is 0.10, 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#7477 out of 8188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Zavala Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
20-24%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Zavala Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Zavala Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
10-14%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Zavala Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Zavala Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
95%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Zavala Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
13%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Zavala Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
3%
26%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Zavala Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Texas.
0.10
This chart displays the diversity score of Zavala Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
57%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Zavala Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Zavala Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Zavala Elementary School's ranking?
Zavala Elementary School is ranked #7477 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
How many students attend Zavala Elementary School?
422 students attend Zavala Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Zavala Elementary School students are Hispanic, 3% of students are White, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Zavala Elementary School?
Zavala Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Zavala Elementary School offer ?
Zavala Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Zavala Elementary School part of?
Zavala Elementary School is part of Corpus Christi ISD School District.
In what neighborhood is Zavala Elementary School located?
Zavala Elementary School is located in the Central City neighborhood of Corpus Christi, TX. There are 29 other public schools located in Central City.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 422 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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