School Details

Barbara Fasken Elementary School

11111 Atlanta Drive, Laredo, TX 78045
(956) 473-4700
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 976 students 18 students/teacher (TX avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

82%
68%
79%
82%
69%
69%
82%
68%
79%

TX00194

None
  • This school in 2013
  • United Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

74%
61%
72%
82%
66%
68%
74%
61%
72%
77%
67%
71%

TX00194

None
  • This school in 2013
  • United Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

73%
68%
77%
74%
72%
75%
73%
68%
77%
63%
64%
73%

TX00194

None
  • This school in 2013
  • United Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Barbara Fasken Elementary School is a public elementary school in Laredo. The principal of Barbara Fasken Elementary School is ELOUISA DIAZ, whose e-mail is ediaz@unitedisd.org. 976 students attend Barbara Fasken Elementary School and identify as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 61% of the Barbara Fasken Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 74% of the 976 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 65% have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Barbara Fasken Elementary School is 18:1. Col Santos Benavides Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Photography

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 98% 98%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 0.9%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.6% 0.3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.02%
Asian 0.4% %
Multiracial 0.2% 0.01%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.1% 0.05%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 65% 73%
Limited English proficiency 61% 39%
Economically disadvantaged 74% 71%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    In my opinion its an excellent school. Teachers put a lot of effort in the students education.

  • (7 years ago)

    i think is a very nice and clean school and very popular with excellent teachers

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Overall score

(based on 7 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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