Golden Rule Desoto 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
135 W Wintergreen Rd
Desoto, TX 75115
Phone
(469) 248-4463
District
GOLDEN RULE CHARTER SCHOOL
County
DALLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
208
Classroom Teachers
12

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

6

(10 is best)

Better than 55.0% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Golden Rule Desoto School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 44
Proficiency in Reading 53 41
Proficiency in Math 53 46

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 35 46
Proficiency in Reading 25 44
Proficiency in Math 44 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 54
Proficiency in Reading 14 51
Proficiency in Math 79 57

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.33
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.85
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 78 37.5%
Kindergarten 30 14.4%
Grade 1 16 7.7%
Grade 2 28 13.5%
Grade 3 21 10.1%
Grade 4 18 8.7%
Grade 5 17 8.2%
Total 208 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 5.3% 0.9% 28.9%
Black 34.8% 7.0% 12.9%
Hispanic 59.4% 91.5% 53.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.4% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.1% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 94.7% 95.4% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 78.8% 84.2% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.9% 11.2% 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 28,304,596
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 21.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 23.8%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 11.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 9,430,419
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 12.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 82.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 28.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 12.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 14.7%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,203 $6,413,778 55.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $161 $245,686 2.1%
Staff $37 $56,462 0.5%
General Administration $156 $238,056 2.0%
School Administration $752 $1,147,552 9.9%
Operation $1,052 $1,605,352 13.8%
Transportation $0 $0 0.0%
Other $504 $769,104 6.6%
Total Support $2,662 $4,062,212 35.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $746 $1,138,396 9.8%
Total Expenditures $7,611 $11,614,386 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,397 $28,918,524,308 47.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $442 $2,367,389,970 3.9%
Staff $436 $2,333,971,970 3.8%
General Administration $128 $686,315,674 1.1%
School Administration $527 $2,824,943,065 4.6%
Operation $710 $3,802,009,903 6.2%
Transportation $249 $1,333,957,706 2.2%
Other $416 $2,230,530,750 3.7%
Total Support $2,908 $15,579,381,241 25.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,052 $16,350,528,291 26.9%
Total Expenditures $11,357 $60,848,895,653 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%