Colin Powell El

Overview

Student Enrollment
546
Best Elementary School in Texas
#192
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Pre-Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District GRAND PRAIRIE ISD
Type Public
 Phone (972)642-3961
 Location 5009 S CARRIER PKWY
GRAND PRAIRIE, TX 75052
Charter School No

Colin Powell El has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 192nd in the best public elementary schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Colin Powell El student body is predominantly Hispanic with a sizeable Black population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White23.8%130
Black29.5%161
Hispanic30.2%165
Asian Pacific13%71
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%1
Two or more races3.3%18

Family Income

vs. other Texas elementary schools
Upper 15.5%

26.2% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas elementary school median of 61.7%. By this measure, COLIN POWELL EL students are largely upper income and rank 682nd in Texas for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Pre-K1
Kindergarten102
1st Grade86
2nd Grade89
3rd Grade88
4th Grade88
5th Grade92
Total546

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
94%
Rank in Texas
192nd
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Colin Powell El scored an average 94% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 74% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 4.9% of Texas elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls95% or more*95% or more*
Boys90% to 94%*90% to 94%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander90% or more*90% or more*
Black90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
Hispanic90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White95% or more*90% to 94%*
With Disabilites70% to 79%*70% to 79%*
Limited English80% or more*80% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%7%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.1%10
Boys3.2%8
Girls0.9%2
Texas Median1.6%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Colin Powell El
5009 S CARRIER PKWY
GRAND PRAIRIE, TX
75052
(972)642-3961

10 out of 10 1

District

GRAND PRAIRIE ISD
GRAND PRAIRIE, TX