Sutton Elementary School

Sutton Elementary School serves 1,057 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Sutton Elementary School operates within the Houston Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1057 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 1,057 students
Sutton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sutton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Sutton Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Sutton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 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 16:1
Sutton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
11%
4%
Sutton Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
78%
52%
Sutton Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
7%
13%
Sutton Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
4%
29%
Sutton Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
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.
0.38 0.41
Sutton Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
83%
53%
Sutton 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.
7%
7%
Sutton 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 (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,175 MM $10 MM
Houston Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,680 $12,250
Houston Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,724 $12,682
Houston Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Alief Isd J J A E P High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beechnut Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beechnut Academy (0.6 miles away)
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5.0  6/4/2008
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.
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