Anderson-shiro Elementary School

Anderson-shiro Elementary School serves 361 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Anderson-shiro Elementary School operates within the Anderson-shiro Cisd School District.

Overview

The student population of 361 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 361 students
Anderson-shiro Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Anderson-shiro Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Anderson-shiro Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Anderson-shiro Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Anderson-shiro Elementary School Asian (2011-2012)
Hispanic
17%
50%
Anderson-shiro Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
8%
13%
Anderson-shiro Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
71%
31%
Anderson-shiro Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Anderson-shiro Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Anderson-shiro 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.
0.46 0.64
Anderson-shiro Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
36%
44%
Anderson-shiro Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
12%
7%
Anderson-shiro Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 725 students has grown by 187% over five years.
School District Name Anderson-shiro Cisd School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 725 799
Anderson-shiro Cisd School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $9 MM
Anderson-shiro Cisd School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $18 MM $9 MM
Anderson-shiro Cisd School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $32,516 $11,947
Anderson-shiro Cisd School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $71,337 $12,666
Anderson-shiro Cisd School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Anderson-shiro Jr/sr High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Anderson-shiro Jr/sr High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anderson-shiro Jr/sr High School (0.4 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Anderson Anderson-shiro Jr/sr High School
    1345 Fm 149 West
    Anderson , TX , 77830
    (936)873-4550
    0.4  mi  |  364  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Navasota Navasota J High School
    9038 Hwy 90 South
    Navasota , TX , 77868
    (936)825-4225
    7.7  mi  |  609  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Navasota Navasota High School
    9238 Hwy 90
    Navasota , TX , 77868
    (936)825-4250
    7.8  mi  |  748  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Navasota John C Webb Elementary School
    1605 Neal St
    Navasota , TX , 77868
    (936)825-1120
    8.5  mi  |  911  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Navasota Navasota Intermediate School
    203 Brosig Ave
    Navasota , TX , 77868
    (936)825-4275
    9  mi  |  362  students  |  Gr.  4-5

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
One of the most stressful parts of back-to-school season is making sure your children get everything they need, without breaking the bank. Here are 10 expert back-to-school shopping tips to get what you need on a budget.
Knowledge is Power Program: A Strong Model for Public Schools
As many traditional public schools struggle to close the achievement gap, Knowledge is Power Program schools seem to have the right formula for helping poverty-stricken and minority students achieve success. In this article, we examine how KIPP schools are making their students’ futures much brighter.
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Public schools across the nation are implementing programs that help keep young black men in school and off the streets. Boosting graduation rates, reducing gang involvement and violence, and providing positive male role models are just a few of the common elements of these programs. Yet, the achievement gap between black boys and other peer groups remains extremely wide.