Desert Wind Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 9

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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 Colina De Paz
El Paso, TX 79928
Phone
(915) 937-7800
District
SOCORRO ISD
County
EL PASO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
894
Classroom Teachers
60

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

7

(10 is best)

Better than 69.0% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Desert Wind Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 69 45
Proficiency in Reading 60 43
Proficiency in Math 77 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 41 45
Proficiency in Reading 46 43
Proficiency in Math 35 46

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 53
Proficiency in Reading 60 51
Proficiency in Math 62 56

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 40
Proficiency in Reading 27 35
Proficiency in Math 51 44

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 43
Proficiency in Reading 49 47
Proficiency in Math 52 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 52 53
Proficiency in Reading 51 52
Proficiency in Math 52.0 54

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.02
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.70
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 1 0.1%
Kindergarten 39 4.4%
Grade 1 48 5.4%
Grade 2 57 6.4%
Grade 3 56 6.3%
Grade 4 65 7.3%
Grade 5 77 8.6%
Grade 6 171 19.1%
Grade 7 176 19.7%
Grade 8 204 22.8%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Total 894 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.8% 3.8% 28.3%
Black 0.1% 2.3% 13.0%
Hispanic 98.7% 93.0% 53.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.6% 4.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 86.4% 73.7% 60.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 86.4% 62.0% 56.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 11.8% 4.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 214,630 28,701,845
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,467.1 108
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.2% 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.8% 21.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 39.4% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.1% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 6.5% 12.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 61,396 9,553,046
Single Parent Households With Children 18.1% 12.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.1% 83.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.8% 29.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.7% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.7% 14.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.5% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.2% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.5% 17.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.6% 14.1%
$15,000 or less 9.8% 10.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,139 $236,018,853 53.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $425 $19,518,975 4.4%
Staff $337 $15,477,399 3.5%
General Administration $59 $2,709,693 0.6%
School Administration $518 $23,790,186 5.3%
Operation $1,085 $49,830,795 11.2%
Transportation $276 $12,675,852 2.8%
Other $279 $12,813,633 2.9%
Total Support $2,978 $136,770,606 30.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,567 $71,967,609 16.2%
Total Expenditures $9,684 $444,757,068 100.0%
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%