PROFICIENCY 80% 11% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #30 of 91 in EL PASO ISD
  • Ranked #74 of 205 in El Paso
  • Ranked #2500 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
79%El Paso

Dowell Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "EL PASO ISD" in El Paso, TX. There are a total of 327 students and 23 teachers at Dowell Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 283 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Dowell Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 79.5%, which is 11% higher than the Texas average.


Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch283
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Dowell Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Dowell Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 6.4% 10.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 5.5% 4.0% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.6% 1.1% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 84.9% 82.7% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.2% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.5% 1.3% 2.1% 3.1%

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El Paso demographics profile

StatisticEl PasoTexasNational
Population density (sq mi)1,3769691
Median age22.633.937.4
Male/Female ratio1.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)43%56%55%
Speak English77%65%79%
Speak Spanish15%30%13%

Education level achieved in El Paso

IndexEl PasoTexasNational
Completed 8th grade93.6%78.5%83.8%
Completed high school93.5%77.0%82.4%
Completed some college76.2%56.3%58.4%
Completed associate degree35.7%33.7%37.2%
Completed bachelors25.3%27.1%29.3%
Completed masters7.5%9.1%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.5%2.6%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Dowell Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.