Light Farms Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1100 Cypress Creek Way
Celina, TX 75009
Phone
(469) 219-2140
District
PROSPER ISD
County
COLLIN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
838
Classroom Teachers
50

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

10

(10 is best)

Better than 92.5% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Light Farms Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 45
Proficiency in Reading 64 43
Proficiency in Math 68 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 45
Proficiency in Reading 59 43
Proficiency in Math 62 46

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 83 53
Proficiency in Reading 84 51
Proficiency in Math 82 56

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.75
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.85
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 165 19.7%
Kindergarten 126 15.0%
Grade 1 105 12.5%
Grade 2 124 14.8%
Grade 3 96 11.5%
Grade 4 106 12.6%
Grade 5 116 13.8%
Total 838 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.4% 65.6% 28.3%
Black 5.4% 9.1% 13.0%
Hispanic 11.8% 13.7% 53.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.4% 11.2% 4.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 2.6% 7.5% 60.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 6.8% 56.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.7% 4.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 36,990 28,701,845
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 627.0 108
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.0% 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 28.3% 21.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.2% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.7% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 6.8% 12.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,208 9,553,046
Single Parent Households With Children 6.0% 12.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.3% 83.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 55.2% 29.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 42.6% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.5% 14.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.1% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 8.6% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.2% 17.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 2.8% 14.1%
$15,000 or less 3.0% 10.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,515 $55,138,970 31.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $224 $2,239,552 1.3%
Staff $453 $4,529,094 2.6%
General Administration $128 $1,279,744 0.7%
School Administration $433 $4,329,134 2.5%
Operation $816 $8,158,368 4.7%
Transportation $420 $4,199,160 2.4%
Other $373 $3,729,254 2.1%
Total Support $2,847 $28,464,306 16.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $9,163 $91,611,674 52.3%
Total Expenditures $17,526 $175,224,948 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,401 $29,346,035,266 45.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $450 $2,442,546,064 3.8%
Staff $444 $2,411,547,841 3.7%
General Administration $131 $714,409,372 1.1%
School Administration $534 $2,900,930,028 4.5%
Operation $972 $5,280,923,861 8.1%
Transportation $256 $1,388,304,729 2.1%
Other $426 $2,312,284,164 3.6%
Total Support $3,212 $17,450,832,940 26.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,331 $18,100,703,171 27.9%
Total Expenditures $11,944 $64,897,128,459 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%