Berry Elementary School

2310 Berry Rd
Houston, TX 77093
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Berry Elementary School serves 820 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Berry Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is equal to the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Berry Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Berry Elementary School's student population of 820 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students820 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Berry Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Berry Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5099 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
96%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
1%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.080.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Berry Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Berry Elementary School is Houston Math Science And Technology Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Burbank Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Garcia Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Garcia Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 644 students
    0.8 miles
    9550 Aldine Westfield Rd
    Houston, TX 77093
    (713) 696-2900
    0.8 PK-5 644
  • Houston Roderick R Paige Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 514 students
    1.0 miles
    7501 Curry Rd
    Houston, TX 77093
    (713) 696-2855
    1 PK-5 514
  • Houston Houston Math Science And Technology Center Math: 16% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,795 students
    1.1 miles
    9400 Irvington
    Houston, TX 77076
    (713) 696-0200
    1.1 9-12 2,795
  • Houston Burbank Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,416 student
    1.3 miles
    315 Berry Rd
    Houston, TX 77022
    (713) 696-2720
    1.3 6-8 1,416
  • Houston Burbank Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 929 students
    1.5 miles
    216 Tidwell
    Houston, TX 77022
    (713) 696-2690
    1.5 PK-5 929

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