Tisinger Elementary



Tisinger Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tisinger Elementary Students by Grade
PK 55
K 118
1 135
2 128
3 133
4 127
5 145
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Tisinger Elementary is a public elementary school located in Mesquite, TX in the Mesquite Independent School District. It enrolls 841 students in grades 1st through 12th. Tisinger Elementary is the 449th largest public school in Texas and the 3,429th largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 841
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 51.17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,429th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 449th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,252nd out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 525th out of 4,778

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Tisinger Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 442
(53%)
11,995
(49%)
 Male 399
(47%)
12,493
(51%)

Tisinger Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 407
(48%)
13,908
(57%)
 Black 311
(37%)
5,995
(24%)
 White 93
(11%)
3,579
(15%)
 Two or More 21
(2%)
549
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
117
(0%)
 Asian 4
(0%)
312
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
28
(0%)

Tisinger Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 709
(84%)
17,149
(70%)
 Not Eligible 77
(9%)
5,181
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 55
(7%)
2,158
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Tisinger Elementary is ranked 163rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Tisinger Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Tisinger Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 735
2006 718
2007 706
2008 740
2009 811
2010 802
2011 829
2012 850
2013 837
2014 872
2015 841

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 15.5
2007 14.9
2008 16.7
2009 18
2010 15.9
2011 16.6
2012 16.8
2013 16.4
2014 16.3
2015 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77551020408163
2006 0.76601671309192
2007 0.79178470254958
2008 0.84864864864865
2009 0.86929716399507
2010 0.86907730673317
2011 0.8854041013269
2012 0.88470588235294
2013 0.85782556750299
2014 0.89793577981651
2015 0.90844233055886

Compare Tisinger Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 90.8%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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