Choosing the best possible elementary school is critical to a child’s foundational development. In Texas, public school districts adopt curriculum standards set by the State Board of Education. The current standards, called Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills, outline what students should be able to learn and do in each course or grade. The curriculum is structured around the fundamentals of mathematics, science, social studies, language arts, music and reading.
Stephen F Austin Elementary School has a regular student population of 721 with a 14.4 students/teacher ratio while Alamo Elementary School has 727 students and a student-teacher ratio of 13.8 students/teacher ratio.
Stephen F Austin Elementary School earned a State accountability rating of C (70-79) based on three domains: student achievement, school progress and closing the gaps. Scores are scaled from 0 to 100 to align with letter grades. The school scored 72 in student achievement, 75 in school progress and 70 in closing performance gaps. It scored 74 overall in post-secondary readiness, a broad term that refers to student preparedness to undertake multiple pathways after graduation, or specifically, their preparedness for college education.
On the other hand, Alamo Elementary School earned a State accountability rating of B. The school posted 79 in student achievement, 90 in school progress, 88 in closing performance gaps and 89 overall in post-secondary readiness.
A distinction designation acknowledges districts and campuses for outstanding achievement based on the outcomes of several performance indicators. Distinction designations are awarded for achievement in several areas and are based on performance relative to a group of campuses of similar type, size, grade span, and student demographics.
Alamo Elementary School's four out of seven distinctions are in Science, post-secondary, with 25% student progress and 25% closing performance gaps. Stephen F Austin Elementary School has no distinction.
Based on Racial/Ethnic Groups, Hispanics comprise the biggest group at Stephen F Austin Elementary School. They make up for 64.36% of student population, followed by Whites or Caucasians (25.38%), African Americans (7.91%), Two or More Races (1.80%) and Asians (0.42%). There is no Native Americans student in the school.
At Alamo Elementary School, Hispanics are the biggest group, comprising 61.07% of student population, followed by African Americans (18.98%), Whites or Caucasians (12.24%), Two or More Races (4.40%), Asians (2.75%) and Native Americans (0.55%).
In terms of Limited English Proficiency (LEP), a term used in the United States that refers to a person who is not fluent in the English Language, mainly because it is not their native language, 30.93% of students at Stephen F Austin Elementary School are English Language Learners (ELL). On the other hand, Alamo Elementary School’s ELL comprise 30.67% of the school’s student population.
Stephen F Austin Elementary School’s bilingual students comprise 29.82%, gifted and talented students, 13.04%, while 12.34% are in the special education program. Alamo Elementary School bilingual students comprise 30.81%, gifted and talented students, 7.43%, and 8.25% are in the special education program.
50 teachers employed at Stephen F Austin Elementary School have been teaching in the school for an average of about 10.3 years with individual teaching experience averaging 11.7 years. The 52 teachers at Alamo Elementary School have been serving the school for an average of 9.1 years with individual teaching experience averaging 11.1 years.
Of its teaching staff, Stephen F Austin Elementary School has four teachers serving the school for over 30 years, has six teachers serving the school for 20-30 years, seven teachers have worked for 11-20 years, 17 teachers have worked for 6-10 years, while 13 teachers have been serving the school for over 1-5 years, including three beginning teachers. Alamo Elementary School has two teachers serving the school for over 30 years, has four teachers serving the school for 20-30 years, 19 teachers have worked for 11-20 years, 18 teachers have worked for 6-10 years, while nine teachers have been serving the school for over 1-5 years, including one beginning teacher only.
In both schools, female teachers outnumber the male teachers. At Stephen F Austin Elementary School there are 48 female teachers and two male teachers. Of its teaching staff, five special education teachers are being assisted by 17 teachers aides or paraprofessionals. In addition to its teaching staff, the school has two staff members in the school administration department and six more working as school support staff.
At Alamo Elementary School there are 49 female teachers and three male teachers. Of its teaching staff, five special education teachers are being assisted by 21 teachers aides or paraprofessionals. In addition to its teaching staff, the school has three staff members in the school administration department and four more working as school support staff.
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