Gray Elementary School

Gray Elementary School serves 922 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 70%.
Gray Elementary School operates within the Aldine Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 922 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 922 students
Gray Elementary School Total Students (1990-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Gray Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2013)
Students by Grade Gray Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 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 18:1 14:1
Gray Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2013)
Hispanic
74%
51%
Gray Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2013)
Black
24%
13%
Gray Elementary School Black (1990-2013)
White
2%
30%
Gray Elementary School White (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Gray Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Gray Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.40 0.41
Gray Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
80%
53%
Gray Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
6%
7%
Gray Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 66,392 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Aldine Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
76
3
Number of Students Managed 66,392 780
Aldine Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $586 MM n/a
Aldine Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $621 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $9,528 $0
Aldine Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,088 $0
Aldine Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Aldine High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stehlik Intermediate School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sammons Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HoustonStehlik Intermediate School
    400 West Rd
    HoustonTX 77038
    (281)878-0300
    0.7 mi | 999 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • HoustonSammons Elementary School
    2301 Frick Rd
    HoustonTX 77038
    (281)878-0955
    1.1 mi | 785 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • HoustonCarter Academy
    Magnet School
    3111 Fallbrook Dr
    HoustonTX 77038
    (281)878-7760
    Magnet School

    1.3 mi | 849 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • HoustonWilson Intermediate School
    Magnet School
    3131 Fallbrook Dr
    HoustonTX 77038
    (281)878-0990
    Magnet School

    1.4 mi | 1012 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • HoustonGoodman Elementary School
    9325 Deer Trl Dr
    HoustonTX 77088
    (281)878-0355
    1.4 mi | 820 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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