PROFICIENCY 94% 30% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
79%El Paso

Polk 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 626 students and 39 teachers at Polk Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 145 free lunch students and 69 reduced lunch students.

Polk Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 93.5%, which is 30% higher than the Texas average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch145
Reduced lunch69


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 Polk 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

3>= 95%
5>= 95%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

5>= 95%
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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Polk Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 21.5% 10.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 0.6% 4.0% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 3.1% 1.1% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 73.3% 82.7% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.1% 1.3% 2.1% 3.1%

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El Paso demographics profile

StatisticEl PasoTexasNational
Population density (sq mi)1,5529791
Median age22.234.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.7:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%56%55%
Speak English76%65%79%
Speak Spanish14%30%13%

Education level achieved in El Paso

IndexEl PasoTexasNational
Completed 8th grade94.8%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school94.6%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college77.2%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree39.9%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.0%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters10.0%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.7%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Polk Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.