Moss Elementary

Public K-2

 3200 Fordham Ave
       Big Spring, TX  79720-2608


 (432) 264-4148

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District: Big Spring Independent School District


Student/teacher ratio:  16.0
Number of students:  361

Racial breakdown:

Hispanic:
66.8%
White:
25.2%
African American:
3.6%
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Free/discounted lunch recipients:  69.5%

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We updated the 2016-17 rankings and test scores for this school on Tuesday, July 16, 2019.


Performance Trends
Compare Details In 2017, Moss Elementary ranked worse than 59% of elementary schools in Texas. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2017 the calculated Average Standard Score was 39.46. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details Racial makeup is: Hispanic (66.8%), White (25.2%), African American (3.6%). (See more...)
Compare Details 69.5% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. This is the lowest percentage in the Big Spring Independent School District. (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at Moss Elementary is 16. 2 elementary schools in the Big Spring Independent School District have better student/teacher ratios. (See more...)
Compare Moss Elementary employs 22.4 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2017 Rankings:

Moss Elementary:

SchoolDigger ranks Moss Elementary 2552nd of 4329 Texas public elementary schools. (See Moss Elementary in the ranking list.)



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Rank History for Moss Elementary

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools TX State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2004 64.13 1280th 3465 63.1%
2005 44.58 2284th 3475 34.3%
2006 62.84 1375th 3476 60.4%
2007 29.94 3072nd 3724 17.5%
2008 47.90 2300th 3768 39.0%
2009 24.48 3420th 3884 11.9%
2010 25.11 3455th 3937 12.2%
2011 12.54 3917th 4095 4.3%
2012 29.43 3453rd 4206 17.9%
2013 9.13 4104th 4221 2.8%
2014 13.59 4021st 4260 5.6%
2015 8.89 4151st 4320 3.9%
2016 39.58 2853rd 4286 33.4%
2017 39.46 2552nd 4329 41.0%

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

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Enrollment information for Moss Elementary

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
1989 132 23 0 124 2 n/a n/a 0 281
1990 116 29 0 114 2 n/a n/a 0 261
1991 119 18 0 122 1 n/a n/a 0 246
1992 129 12 0 122 1 n/a n/a 0 264
1993 139 18 0 108 1 n/a n/a 0 266
1994 146 18 0 109 1 n/a n/a 0 274
1995 137 19 0 122 0 n/a n/a 0 278
1996 137 19 0 122 0 n/a n/a 0 278
1997 161 25 1 142 0 n/a n/a 0 329
1998 154 26 1 150 1 n/a n/a 0 332
1999 161 19 2 157 0 n/a n/a 0 339
2000 164 18 3 154 0 n/a n/a 0 339
2001 174 25 2 141 0 n/a n/a 0 342
2002 144 17 1 153 2 n/a n/a 0 317
2003 144 17 1 153 2 n/a n/a 0 317
2004 157 18 0 157 0 n/a n/a 0 332
2005 138 22 0 161 0 n/a n/a 0 321
2006 131 30 0 170 2 n/a n/a 0 333
2007 116 34 0 186 0 n/a n/a 0 336
2008 117 34 0 175 0 n/a n/a 0 326
2009 108 35 1 191 0 n/a n/a 0 335
2010 109 36 0 222 0 n/a n/a 0 367
2011 90 23 0 236 0 0 11 0 360
2012 107 16 0 244 2 0 12 0 381
2013 128 22 0 291 1 0 9 0 451
2014 131 14 2 279 0 0 7 0 433
2015 142 16 5 312 2 1 9 0 487
2016 103 17 6 258 1 0 7 0 392
2017 91 13 7 241 0 0 9 0 361

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 Moss Elementary

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1989 281 n/a n/a n/a
1990 261 16.0 16.3 n/a
1991 246 16.5 14.9 n/a
1992 264 18.5 14.2 52.7
1993 266 19.0 14.0 54.5
1994 274 19.3 14.2 50.0
1995 278 20.9 13.3 54.7
1996 278 20.9 13.3 54.7
1997 329 22.3 14.8 30.4
1998 332 23.3 14.2 30.4
1999 339 24.3 14.0 46.6
2000 339 23.0 14.7 46.6
2001 342 22.4 15.3 54.1
2002 317 23.5 13.5 59.0
2003 317 23.5 13.5 59.0
2004 332 22.5 14.8 58.4
2005 321 22.4 14.3 58.3
2006 333 22.4 14.9 63.1
2007 336 22.5 14.9 56.8
2008 326 22.8 14.3 64.4
2009 335 22.3 15.0 64.2
2010 367 22.5 16.2 71.4
2011 360 23.4 15.3 62.8
2012 381 22.8 16.6 69.8
2013 451 28.6 15.7 66.7
2014 433 26.7 16.2 65.1
2015 487 27.0 18.0 57.9
2016 392 22.0 17.8 58.7
2017 361 22.4 16.0 69.5

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 Moss Elementary

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1989 281 n/a n/a n/a
1990 261 16.0 16.3 n/a
1991 246 16.5 14.9 n/a
1992 264 18.5 14.2 52.7
1993 266 19.0 14.0 54.5
1994 274 19.3 14.2 50.0
1995 278 20.9 13.3 54.7
1996 278 20.9 13.3 54.7
1997 329 22.3 14.8 30.4
1998 332 23.3 14.2 30.4
1999 339 24.3 14.0 46.6
2000 339 23.0 14.7 46.6
2001 342 22.4 15.3 54.1
2002 317 23.5 13.5 59.0
2003 317 23.5 13.5 59.0
2004 332 22.5 14.8 58.4
2005 321 22.4 14.3 58.3
2006 333 22.4 14.9 63.1
2007 336 22.5 14.9 56.8
2008 326 22.8 14.3 64.4
2009 335 22.3 15.0 64.2
2010 367 22.5 16.2 71.4
2011 360 23.4 15.3 62.8
2012 381 22.8 16.6 69.8
2013 451 28.6 15.7 66.7
2014 433 26.7 16.2 65.1
2015 487 27.0 18.0 57.9
2016 392 22.0 17.8 58.7
2017 361 22.4 16.0 69.5

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.




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Texas Education Agency.

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