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
212
Classroom Teachers
15

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

1

(10 is best)

Better than 7.7% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 23 46
Proficiency in Reading 15 44
Proficiency in Math 30 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 15 44
Proficiency in Reading 15 43
Proficiency in Math 15 46

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 26 46
Proficiency in Reading 17 45
Proficiency in Math 35 48

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.13
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.97
AVG FOR STATE 15.26
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 84 39.6%
Kindergarten 21 9.9%
Grade 1 28 13.2%
Grade 2 24 11.3%
Grade 3 22 10.4%
Grade 4 23 10.8%
Grade 5 10 4.7%
Total 212 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 5.7% 1.3% 29.2%
Black 37.4% 7.5% 12.9%
Hispanic 55.9% 90.6% 53.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 0.6% 4.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 92.9% 95.6% 58.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 83.0% 85.2% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.9% 10.4% 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 $3,680 $4,964,320 56.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $73 $98,477 1.1%
Staff $20 $26,980 0.3%
General Administration $119 $160,531 1.8%
School Administration $542 $731,158 8.3%
Operation $1,080 $1,456,920 16.5%
Transportation $0 $0 0.0%
Other $380 $512,620 5.8%
Total Support $2,213 $2,985,337 33.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $635 $856,615 9.7%
Total Expenditures $6,528 $8,806,272 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,926 $26,100,130,144 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $397 $2,103,228,767 3.9%
Staff $387 $2,052,133,955 3.8%
General Administration $120 $637,187,564 1.2%
School Administration $477 $2,526,094,808 4.7%
Operation $901 $4,772,646,598 8.8%
Transportation $244 $1,295,358,936 2.4%
Other $318 $1,686,449,937 3.1%
Total Support $2,845 $15,072,825,944 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,444 $12,948,086,181 23.9%
Total Expenditures $10,215 $54,120,691,995 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%