Lyons Elementary School

Lyons Elementary School serves 1,016 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Lyons Elementary School operates within the Houston Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1016 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 1,016 students
Lyons Elementary School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Lyons Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Lyons Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Lyons Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 16:1
Lyons Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.02 0.41
Lyons Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
84%
53%
Lyons Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Lyons Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Houston Independent School District's student population of 211,552 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,680 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,724 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Houston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
288
3
Number of Students Managed 211,552 838
Houston Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,166 MM $9 MM
Houston Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $2,175 MM $10 MM
Houston Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,680 $12,250
Houston Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,724 $12,682
Houston Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Houston Math Science And Technology Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Henry Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is De Chaumes Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • HoustonHouston Math Science And Technology Center
    Grades: 9-12 | 2613 students
    0.6 miles
    9400 Irvington
    HoustonTX 77076
    (713)696-0200
    0.69-122613
  • HoustonDe Chaumes Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 820 students
    0.7 miles
    155 Cooper
    HoustonTX 77076
    (713)696-2676
    0.7PK-5820
  • HoustonBurbank Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 919 students
    0.8 miles
    216 Tidwell
    HoustonTX 77022
    (713)696-2690
    0.8PK-5919
  • HoustonHenry Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 938 students
    0.9 miles
    10702 East Hardy
    HoustonTX 77093
    (713)696-2650
    0.96-8938
  • HoustonCoop Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 755 students
    1 miles
    10130 Aldine Westfield Rd
    HoustonTX 77093
    (713)696-2630
    1PK-5755

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