PROFICIENCY 70% 3% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
68%PHARR-SAN JUAN-ALAMO ISD
72%Pharr
72%Texas

Berta S Palacios Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "PHARR-SAN JUAN-ALAMO ISD" in Pharr, TX. There are a total of 524 students and 30 teachers at Berta S Palacios Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 514 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Berta S Palacios Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 69.5%, which is 3% lower than than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students524
Teachers29.72
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch514
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 Berta S Palacios 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

GradeProficiency
All70-74%
370-74%
460-69%
570-74%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All65-69%
355-59%
450-59%
580-84%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
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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Berta S Palacios Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian n/a 0.7% 29.3% 51.1%
African American n/a 0.1% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian n/a 0.2% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 98.9% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.1% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 0.0% 2.1% 3.1%

Pharr demographics profile

StatisticPharrTexasNational
Population73,14326,092,033314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)3,1069691
Median age28.833.937.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%56%55%
Speak English11%65%79%
Speak Spanish88%30%13%

Education level achieved in Pharr

IndexPharrTexasNational
Completed 8th grade60.0%78.5%83.8%
Completed high school58.2%77.0%82.4%
Completed some college35.0%56.3%58.4%
Completed associate degree16.6%33.7%37.2%
Completed bachelors13.1%27.1%29.3%
Completed masters3.3%9.1%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.2%2.6%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Berta S Palacios Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.