Herfurth Elementary School

7500 Miller Rd, Rowlett, TX 75088 | (972) 475-7994
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 470
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Sherri Perkins
  • Fax: (972) 485-4936
  • Website: www.garlandisd.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 470
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 247 (52.6%)
  • Females: 223 (47.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 39 (8.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 218 (46.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 257 (54.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Herfurth Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black6614.0%
Asian143.0%
Hispanic23249.4%
White15733.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Herfurth Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten40.9%
Kindergarten6113.0%
1st Grade7816.6%
2nd Grade8117.2%
3rd Grade7616.2%
4th Grade7215.3%
5th Grade9820.9%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
12.3
District:
11.2
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
22.8%
District:
33.6%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
20.1%
District:
23.3%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
30.2%
District:
23.1%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
26.8%
District:
16.9%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$80,483
District:
$79,260
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$50,124
District:
$50,541
State:
$48,263
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,697
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,178
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$49,930
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$54,718
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Herfurth Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201088.0%90.0%86.0%
200980.0%90.0%84.0%
200897.0%89.0%83.0%
 
Reading Test
201094.0%96.0%92.0%
200996.0%96.0%89.0%
200899.0%96.0%88.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.0%92.0%88.0%
200995.0%92.0%86.0%
200893.0%88.0%84.0%
 
Reading Test
201089.0%91.0%86.0%
200992.0%90.0%84.0%
200891.0%87.0%83.0%
 
Writing Test
201097.0%95.0%92.0%
200993.0%94.0%91.0%
200896.0%94.0%91.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.0%95.0%86.0%
200999.0%93.0%84.0%
200896.0%93.0%83.0%
 
Reading Test
201098.0%96.0%85.0%
200993.0%93.0%83.0%
200892.0%94.0%83.0%
 
Science Test
201086.0%92.0%88.0%
200994.0%90.0%84.0%
200879.0%87.0%81.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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