Ralph Pfluger Elementary

Public PK, KG-5

 4951 Marsh Ln
       Buda, TX  78610


(512) 268-8510

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District: Hays Consolidated Independent School District

SchoolDigger Rank:
1639th of 4,554 Texas Elementary Schools

Per Pupil Expenditures:  $7,348 Help

Student/teacher ratio:  16.6
Number of students:  820

Racial breakdown:

Hispanic:
60.9%
White:
27.7%
African American:
6.2%
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Free/discounted lunch recipients:  49.6%

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We updated the 2020-21 rankings and test scores for this school on Thursday, August 5, 2021.


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Compare Details Ralph Pfluger Elementary ranks better than 64% of elementary schools in Texas. It also ranks 7th among 14 ranked elementary schools in the Hays Consolidated Independent School District. (See more...)
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Compare Details In 2021 the calculated Average Standard Score was 57.31. (See more...)
Student Body
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Compare Details Racial makeup is: Hispanic (60.9%), White (27.7%), African American (6.2%). (See more...)
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Compare Details 49.6% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
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Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at Ralph Pfluger Elementary is 16.6. 12 elementary schools in the Hays Consolidated Independent School District have better student/teacher ratios. (See more...)
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Compare Ralph Pfluger Elementary employs 49.2 full-time teachers.
Finance
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Compare Details The average total spent per student at Ralph Pfluger Elementary is $7,348. 12 elementary schools in the Hays Consolidated Independent School District spend more per student.
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Schooldigger 2021 Rankings:

Ralph Pfluger Elementary:

SchoolDigger ranks Ralph Pfluger Elementary 1639th of 4554 Texas public elementary schools. (See Ralph Pfluger Elementary in the ranking list.)

Hays Consolidated Independent School District:

SchoolDigger ranks Hays Consolidated Independent School District 533rd of 963 Texas school districts. (See district ranking list.)


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Rank History for Ralph Pfluger Elementary

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools TX State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2011 50.72 2363rd 4095 42.3%
2012 41.74 2789th 4206 33.7%
2013 45.83 2546th 4221 39.7%
2014 49.71 2350th 4260 44.8%
2015 52.82 2176th 4320 49.6%
2016 52.37 2188th 4286 49.0%
2017 69.47 1063rd 4329 75.4%
2018 74.00 881st 4359 79.8%
2019 73.26 948th 4479 78.8%
2021 57.31 1639th 4554 64.0%

Data source: test scores: Texas Education Agency, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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by a parent
Thursday, July 19, 2018

Open Quote My boys had a great year at Pfluger. My oldest finally passed STAAR. He was so proud and worked so hard. We loved their teachers. We love the front office and all that work there. It is a terrific school. I am glad to see that Pfluger is one of the highest ranked schools in Hays and ranked so high in the state. Close Quote


by a principal
Saturday, October 14, 2017

Open Quote Pfluger is working hard to ensure that our students are growing in so many ways: academically, socially, emotionally, and global citizens. The amazing parents and teachers are making this happen every day. #wheregreatmindssoar! Close Quote


by a parent
Thursday, May 25, 2017

Open Quote My daughter goes here & while we've had hit or miss experiences with her teachers, overall it's a good school. The new principal made several administrative changes, added STEM programs, etc. that seem to be taking off. It's not the best elementary school I've ever seen, but if you judge by the State test performances , happiness/behavior of the kids & overall teacher engagement it is definitely worth more than it's current 2 rating Close Quote


by a parent
Monday, January 14, 2013

Open Quote This is one of the best schools in Hays ISD!! The staff is caring, understanding, and great with my children!! The teacher's really do care about there students and push them to the highest level. Close Quote



Enrollment information for Ralph Pfluger Elementary

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
2011 136 17 11 278 2 2 6 0 452
2012 163 13 10 285 2 1 12 0 486
2013 171 17 9 340 2 1 9 0 549
2014 183 23 8 352 2 0 16 0 584
2015 219 25 10 383 1 0 17 0 655
2016 196 27 13 386 1 0 7 0 630
2017 204 35 11 410 2 0 16 0 678
2018 193 37 8 433 2 1 24 0 698
2019 193 40 10 437 5 0 22 0 707
2020 227 51 14 499 1 1 27 0 820

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at Ralph Pfluger Elementary

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2011 452 35.9 12.5 50.2
2012 486 33.6 14.4 46.5
2013 549 37.2 14.7 46.1
2014 584 40.2 14.5 47.3
2015 655 41.0 15.9 47.6
2016 630 41.0 15.3 45.4
2017 678 44.4 15.2 46
2018 698 43.1 16.1 46.4
2019 707 42.4 16.6 50.8
2020 820 49.2 16.6 49.6

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio Ralph Pfluger Elementary

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2011 452 35.9 12.5 50.2
2012 486 33.6 14.4 46.5
2013 549 37.2 14.7 46.1
2014 584 40.2 14.5 47.3
2015 655 41.0 15.9 47.6
2016 630 41.0 15.3 45.4
2017 678 44.4 15.2 46
2018 698 43.1 16.1 46.4
2019 707 42.4 16.6 50.8
2020 820 49.2 16.6 49.6

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.
Finances

Per Pupil Expenditures for Ralph Pfluger Elementary

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YearExpenditures from Federal FundsExpenditures from State and Local FundsTotal Expenditures Per Pupil (All Funds)
2019 $674 (9.2%) $6,674 (90.8%) $7,348

Data source: Texas Department of Education




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