Farney Elementary

Public PK, KG-5

 14425 Barker Cypress
       Houston, TX  77429


 (281) 373-2850

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District: Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District

SchoolDigger Rank:
540th of 4,359 Texas Elementary Schools


Student/teacher ratio:  18.9
Number of students:  1,090

Racial breakdown:
White:
42.6%
Hispanic:
30.2%
African American:
13.7%
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Free/discounted lunch recipients:  24.8%

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We updated the 2017-18 rankings and test scores for this school on Tuesday, July 17, 2018.


Performance Trends
Compare Details In 2018, Farney Elementary ranked better than 87.6% of elementary schools in Texas. It also ranked 10th among 54 ranked elementary schools in the Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2018 the calculated Average Standard Score was 84.5. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details Student population at Farney Elementary is diverse. Racial makeup is: White (42.6%), Hispanic (30.2%), African American (13.7%). (See more...)
Compare Details 24.8% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at Farney Elementary is 18.9. 46 elementary schools in the Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District have better student/teacher ratios. (See more...)
Compare Farney Elementary employs 57.6 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2018 Rankings:

Farney Elementary:

SchoolDigger ranks Farney Elementary 540th of 4359 Texas public elementary schools. (See Farney Elementary in the ranking list.)

Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District:

SchoolDigger ranks Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District 242nd of 973 Texas school districts. (See district ranking list.)

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Rank History for Farney Elementary

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools TX State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2004 79.50 439th 3465 87.3%
2005 76.44 628th 3475 81.9%
2006 75.50 676th 3476 80.6%
2007 70.47 1043rd 3724 72.0%
2008 72.60 896th 3768 76.2%
2009 70.82 1046th 3884 73.1%
2010 71.74 1002nd 3937 74.5%
2011 73.17 959th 4095 76.6%
2012 83.68 478th 4206 88.6%
2013 83.37 501st 4221 88.1%
2014 80.80 678th 4260 84.1%
2015 77.52 879th 4320 79.7%
2016 78.35 828th 4286 80.7%
2017 86.11 506th 4329 88.3%
2018 84.50 540th 4359 87.6%

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

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by a parent
Thursday, May 17, 2012

Open Quote Farney Elementary, is below average because of the following reasons observed by ten different parents from various cultural background, and former students who requested to be transferred to a different school.

Teacher's staff, should reflex the student body and become more culturally diverse and attend training to understand various cultural background which they serve.

1)Teachers, should receive various workshop:CREATIVE Teaching Outside the Box,
implementing creative projects as part of their lesson plans monthly. This will allow students to receive hands-on training/ in all of the main subjects: science, math, language arts, and reading.

2) Teacher-Student ratio should be smaller (1:15) not (1:20+)students
per class.

Teacher's, receive evalulation by parents and the student body which limits the freedom and flexibility of personal attitude and issues being brought into the classroom.

Teacher's, should attend workshops involving Conflict Resolution, Anger Management and Ethnics as apart of continuing education on an annual term.

************* Student's Outcome = SUCCESS........ Close Quote


Enrollment information for Farney Elementary

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
2001 820 34 27 107 0 n/a n/a 0 988
2002 1029 47 38 141 1 n/a n/a 0 1256
2003 1029 47 38 141 1 n/a n/a 0 1256
2004 754 30 24 148 2 n/a n/a 0 958
2005 792 40 34 169 4 n/a n/a 0 1039
2006 858 46 52 197 2 n/a n/a 0 1155
2007 592 61 56 162 4 n/a n/a 0 875
2008 650 89 81 246 5 n/a n/a 0 1071
2009 628 114 87 252 10 n/a n/a 0 1091
2010 635 117 100 257 6 n/a n/a 0 1115
2011 582 115 98 311 5 1 49 0 1161
2012 585 110 89 301 6 1 36 0 1128
2013 558 138 92 290 6 1 38 0 1123
2014 536 150 99 292 8 1 39 0 1125
2015 524 141 105 308 3 1 41 0 1123
2016 477 135 112 316 3 1 34 0 1078
2017 464 149 109 329 2 1 36 0 1090

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 Farney Elementary

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2001 988 56.7 17.4 8.0
2002 1256 70.4 17.8 7.2
2003 1256 70.4 17.8 7.2
2004 958 61.1 15.7 5.9
2005 1039 60.7 17.1 8.4
2006 1155 67.1 17.2 11.5
2007 875 52.4 16.7 11.9
2008 1071 62.7 17.1 17.9
2009 1091 63.1 17.3 22.4
2010 1115 63.7 17.4 23.8
2011 1161 62.5 18.5 24.0
2012 1128 59.5 18.9 22.5
2013 1123 56.8 19.7 24.1
2014 1125 58.9 19.0 25.6
2015 1123 60.0 18.7 26.5
2016 1078 59.0 18.2 26.5
2017 1090 57.6 18.9 24.8

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 Farney Elementary

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2001 988 56.7 17.4 8.0
2002 1256 70.4 17.8 7.2
2003 1256 70.4 17.8 7.2
2004 958 61.1 15.7 5.9
2005 1039 60.7 17.1 8.4
2006 1155 67.1 17.2 11.5
2007 875 52.4 16.7 11.9
2008 1071 62.7 17.1 17.9
2009 1091 63.1 17.3 22.4
2010 1115 63.7 17.4 23.8
2011 1161 62.5 18.5 24.0
2012 1128 59.5 18.9 22.5
2013 1123 56.8 19.7 24.1
2014 1125 58.9 19.0 25.6
2015 1123 60.0 18.7 26.5
2016 1078 59.0 18.2 26.5
2017 1090 57.6 18.9 24.8

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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