Sutton Elementary School

Sutton Elementary School serves 1,028 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 70%.
Sutton Elementary School operates within the Houston Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 1028 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 1,028 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 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 17:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
11%
4%
Hispanic
77%
51%
Black
7%
13%
White
4%
30%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.39 0.41
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.
82%
53%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 223,158 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,481 is less than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,398 is less than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Houston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
282
3
Number of Students Managed 223,158 822
District Total Revenue $2,099 MM $9 MM
District Spending $2,082 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,481 $11,947
District Spending / Student $10,398 $12,666
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 Alief Isd J J A E P (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kaleidoscope/caleidoscopio Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alief Isd J J A E P (0.6 miles away)
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  • Houston Kaleidoscope/caleidoscopio Middle School
    Charter School
    6501 Bellaire Blvd
    HoustonTX 77074
    (713)773-5300
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 105 students                      
  • HoustonLas Americas Middle School
    Alternative School
    6501 Bellaire Blvd
    HoustonTX 77074
    (713)773-5300
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | Gr. 4-8 | 180 students                      
  • HoustonLong Academy
    Magnet School
    6501 Bellaire Blvd
    HoustonTX 77074
    (713)778-3380
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 848 students                      
  • HoustonAlief Isd J J A E P
    Alternative School
    2525 Murworth
    HoustonTX 77054
    (713)755-4766
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-11 | 8 students                      
  • HoustonBeechnut Academy
    Alternative School
    7055 Beechnut
    HoustonTX 77074
    (713)394-3500
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 347 students                      

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