Stephen C Foster Elementary School

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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, are making above average year-over-year academic improvement, ... More
Academics
4/10
Test scores
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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Subject
% Proficient
Math
72%
State avg: 76%
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Reading
68%
State avg: 75%
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Science
64%
State avg: 75%
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9/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
96%
Black
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
White
1%
Two or more races
<1%
Asian
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
67%
State avg: 86%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 98%
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Neighborhood
3700 Clover Lane
Dallas, TX 75220
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Last modified: August 14, 2017
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