PROFICIENCY 77% 7% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #2 of 5 in RUSK ISD
  • Ranked #2 of 5 in Rusk
  • Ranked #3179 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
76%RUSK ISD
76%Rusk
72%Texas

Rusk Elementary School is a school servicing grades 2 to 3 and is located in the district of "RUSK ISD" in Rusk, TX. There are a total of 320 students and 24 teachers at Rusk Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 185 free lunch students and 18 reduced lunch students.

Rusk Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 77.0%, which is 7% higher than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students320
Teachers24.15
Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch185
Reduced lunch18

 

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 Rusk 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
All75-79%
375-79%
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All75-79%
375-79%
4n/a
5n/a
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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Rusk Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian n/a 67.9% 29.3% 51.1%
African American n/a 14.5% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian n/a 0.6% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 13.7% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.5% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 2.6% 2.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Rusk J H77%0.3Rusk, TX
Rusk High School77%1.2Rusk, TX
Rusk Intermediate74%1.3Rusk, TX

Rusk demographics profile

StatisticRuskTexasNational
Population5,58026,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7729791
Median age36.834.237.7
Male/Female ratio2.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)39%56%55%
Speak English84%65%79%
Speak Spanish15%30%13%

Education level achieved in Rusk

IndexRuskTexasNational
Completed 8th grade63.6%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school59.5%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college34.8%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree12.5%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.1%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters2.9%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.1%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Rusk Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.