Ruby Young Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 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
707 N Young Blvd
Desoto, TX 75115
Phone
(972) 223-6505
District
DESOTO ISD
County
DALLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
425
Classroom Teachers
35

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

2

(10 is best)

Better than 10.4% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Ruby Young Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
21%
45%
20%
43%
21%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

50 40 30 20 10 0
22%
45%
24%
43%
20%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
40%
53%
38%
51%
42%
56%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
14
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 42 9.9%
Grade 1 64 15.1%
Grade 2 77 18.1%
Grade 3 69 16.2%
Grade 4 82 19.3%
Grade 5 91 21.4%
Total 425 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.4% 2.1% 28.3%
Black 80.7% 77.2% 13.0%
Hispanic 16.6% 20.1% 53.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.3% 4.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 72.9% 74.8% 60.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 68.7% 68.6% 56.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 6.2% 4.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 57,530 28,995,881
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,570.9 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 7.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.0% 21.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.5% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.2% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 10.7% 12.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,069 9,691,647
Single Parent Households With Children 17.7% 12.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.4% 83.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.7% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.6% 14.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.8% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.5% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.9% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.2% 17.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.5% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 6.6% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,775 $56,288,925 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $549 $5,351,103 4.8%
Staff $669 $6,520,743 5.8%
General Administration $87 $847,989 0.8%
School Administration $597 $5,818,959 5.2%
Operation $818 $7,973,046 7.1%
Transportation $204 $1,988,388 1.8%
Other $493 $4,805,271 4.3%
Total Support $3,417 $33,305,499 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,298 $22,398,606 20.0%
Total Expenditures $11,490 $111,993,030 100.0%
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%