School Details

Geraldine Palmer Elementary School

703 East Sam Houston Avenue, Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2860
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 497 students 18 students/teacher (TX avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

80%
78%
79%
60%
69%
69%
80%
78%
79%

TX00194

None
  • This school in 2013
  • Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

61%
68%
72%
59%
63%
68%
61%
68%
72%
70%
76%
71%

TX00194

None
  • This school in 2013
  • Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

80%
71%
77%
74%
68%
75%
80%
71%
77%
81%
74%
73%

TX00194

None
  • This school in 2013
  • Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Geraldine Palmer Elementary School is a public elementary school in Pharr. The principal of Geraldine Palmer Elementary School is LAURA RODRIGUEZ and can be contacted at laura.rodriguez1@psjaisd.us. 497 students go to Geraldine Palmer Elementary School and identify as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 49% of the Geraldine Palmer Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 82% of the 497 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 81% are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Geraldine Palmer Elementary School is 18:1. Kelly-Pharr Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 98% 99%
White, non-Hispanic 1% 0.6%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.5% 0.02%
Asian 0.3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.03%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 81% 89%
Limited English proficiency 49% 42%
Economically disadvantaged 82% 89%

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