Alex Sanger 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
8410 San Leandro Dr
Dallas, TX 75218
Phone
(972) 749-7600
District
DALLAS ISD
County
DALLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
532
Classroom Teachers
36

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

9

(10 is best)

Better than 80.1% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Alex Sanger Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 54 44
Proficiency in Reading 53 41
Proficiency in Math 55 46

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 46
Proficiency in Reading 53 44
Proficiency in Math 66 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 54
Proficiency in Reading 49 51
Proficiency in Math 69 57

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.75
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.02
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 46 8.6%
Kindergarten 77 14.5%
Grade 1 96 18.0%
Grade 2 79 14.8%
Grade 3 85 16.0%
Grade 4 74 13.9%
Grade 5 75 14.1%
Total 532 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 13.2% 5.2% 28.9%
Black 12.5% 22.7% 12.9%
Hispanic 74.3% 70.4% 53.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 1.4% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 82.7% 87.8% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 81.2% 86.0% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.5% 1.8% 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 1,095,514 28,304,596
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,877.4 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.6% 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.3% 21.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 39.7% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.5% 23.8%
65 OR OLDER 10.0% 11.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 410,018 9,430,419
Single Parent Households With Children 14.2% 12.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 73.2% 82.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 28.7% 28.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.6% 12.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.5% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.3% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.4% 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.9% 14.7%
$15,000 or less 14.4% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,771 $915,199,806 48.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $551 $87,380,886 4.6%
Staff $701 $111,168,786 5.9%
General Administration $91 $14,431,326 0.8%
School Administration $600 $95,151,600 5.0%
Operation $785 $124,490,010 6.6%
Transportation $345 $54,712,170 2.9%
Other $484 $76,755,624 4.1%
Total Support $3,557 $564,090,402 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,591 $410,896,326 21.7%
Total Expenditures $11,920 $1,890,345,120 100.0%
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%