Sutton Elementary School

Sutton Elementary School serves 1,058 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Sutton Elementary School operates within the Houston Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 1058 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 1,058 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Sutton Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Sutton 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 0.41 is equal to 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
Asian
10%
3%
Hispanic
76%
50%
Black
6%
13%
White
5%
31%
All Ethnic Groups Sutton Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Sutton 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.
0.41 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.
47%
44%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 221,759 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Houston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
278
4
Number of Students Managed 221,759 730
District Total Revenue $2,099 MM $9 MM
Houston Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2,082 MM $9 MM
Houston Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,481 $11,947
Houston Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,398 $12,666
Houston 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 Alief Isd J J A E P (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Long 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HoustonLong Middle School
    Magnet School
    6501 Bellaire Blvd
    HoustonTX 77074
    (713)778-3380
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | 689 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HoustonLas Americas Middle School
    Alternative School
    6501 Bellaire Blvd
    HoustonTX 77074
    (713)773-5300
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | 152 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HoustonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Kaleidoscope/caleidoscopio Middle School
    Charter School
    6501 Bellaire Blvd
    HoustonTX 77074
    (713)773-5300
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 105 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HoustonAlief Isd J J A E P
    Alternative School
    7055 Beechnut
    HoustonTX 77074
    (713)755-4766
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | 17 students | Gr. 6-11                      
  • HoustonNew Aspirations High School
    Alternative School
    7055 Beechnut
    HoustonTX 77074
    (713)394-3566
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | 210 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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  • Recommended June 04, 2008 - This school is great i graduated from this school if you want ur child to grow up smart take him or her to this school. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Did You Know?
Houston, TX public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.43, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Houston is Harmony School Of Discovery - Houston. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.