Desertaire 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
6301 Tiger Eye Dr
El Paso, TX 79924
Phone
(915) 434-6400
District
YSLETA ISD
County
EL PASO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
829
Classroom Teachers
52

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

7

(10 is best)

Better than 64.9% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Desertaire Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 45
Proficiency in Reading 44 43
Proficiency in Math 54 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 45
Proficiency in Reading 49 43
Proficiency in Math 53 46

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 50 53
Proficiency in Reading 37 51
Proficiency in Math 63 56

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.08
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.95
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 2 0.2%
Kindergarten 135 16.3%
Grade 1 127 15.3%
Grade 2 132 15.9%
Grade 3 141 17.0%
Grade 4 144 17.4%
Grade 5 148 17.9%
Total 829 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 12.3% 3.1% 28.3%
Black 7.7% 1.4% 13.0%
Hispanic 77.8% 94.9% 53.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 0.3% 4.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.5% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 79.7% 79.8% 60.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 64.9% 73.4% 56.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.8% 6.4% 4.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 191,870 28,701,845
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,109.4 108
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.2% 21.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.3% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.0% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 15.8% 12.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 63,574 9,553,046
Single Parent Households With Children 16.7% 12.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 75.0% 83.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 16.9% 29.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.6% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.8% 14.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.3% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.6% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.3% 17.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 21.3% 14.1%
$15,000 or less 17.1% 10.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,954 $247,305,344 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $512 $21,266,432 4.2%
Staff $453 $18,815,808 3.7%
General Administration $60 $2,492,160 0.5%
School Administration $640 $26,583,040 5.3%
Operation $1,084 $45,025,024 9.0%
Transportation $254 $10,550,144 2.1%
Other $368 $15,285,248 3.0%
Total Support $3,371 $140,017,856 27.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,791 $115,926,976 23.0%
Total Expenditures $12,115 $503,208,640 100.0%
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%