la Vernia Primary Elementary School is located in La Vernia, TX and is one of 2 elementary schools in La Vernia Isd District. It is a public school that serves 666 students in grades PK-2.
la Vernia Primary Elementary School made AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Texas in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See la Vernia Primary Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, la Vernia Primary Elementary School had 34% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Texas had 50% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The La Vernia ISD spends $7,141 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 63% on instruction, 32% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about La Vernia ISD District
In 2011, la Vernia Primary Elementary School had 17 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Texas average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The TAKS is an annual test used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in Grades 3 through 9 in reading, in Grades 4 and 7 in writing, and in Grades 10 and 11 in English language arts. Math skills are assessed in Grades 3 through 11, and students are assessed in Grades 5, 8, 10, and 11 in science, and in Grades 8, 10, and 11 in social studies.
How is it Scored?
Students receive one of two ratings: met standard or commended performance. The goal is for all students to meet the state standard. Students must pass the TAKS tests in grades 3, 5, and 8 in order to be promoted to the next grade, and in grade 11 in order to graduate from high school.