PROFICIENCY 89% 24% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
85%El Paso

Mesita 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 903 students and 58 teachers at Mesita Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 368 free lunch students and 75 reduced lunch students.

Mesita Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 89.0%, which is 24% higher than the Texas average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch368
Reduced lunch75


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 Mesita 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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Mesita Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 11.8% 10.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 0.8% 4.0% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 1.5% 1.1% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 85.1% 82.7% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.2% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.5% 1.3% 2.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

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Armendariz Middle School69%1.9El Paso, TX
Moreno Elementary School72%2.0El Paso, TX
College Career Technology Academy (ccta)48%2.0El Paso, TX
El Paso Leadership Academy52%2.3El Paso, TX
La Fe Preparatory School67%2.4El Paso, TX
Aoy Elementary School75%2.6El Paso, TX
Douglass Elementary School75%2.6El Paso, TX
Beall Elementary School72%2.7El Paso, TX

El Paso demographics profile

StatisticEl PasoTexasNational
Population density (sq mi)2,6359791
Median age32.634.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%56%55%
Speak English30%65%79%
Speak Spanish68%30%13%

Education level achieved in El Paso

IndexEl PasoTexasNational
Completed 8th grade74.8%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school73.2%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college54.5%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.1%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.6%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters7.4%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Mesita Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.