Briscoe Elementary School

321 Forest Hill
Houston, TX 77011
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 213 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Briscoe Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 213 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • : Bottom 50% in TX
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Briscoe Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Briscoe Elementary School's student population of 213 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
213 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Briscoe Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Briscoe Elementary School is 0.04, 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#7776 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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10-14%
37%
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10-14%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
98%
53%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
n/a
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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0.04
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Briscoe Elementary School's ranking?
Briscoe Elementary School is ranked #7776 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Briscoe Elementary School often compared to?
Briscoe Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Crespo Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Briscoe Elementary School?
213 students attend Briscoe Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Briscoe Elementary School students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Briscoe Elementary School?
Briscoe Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Briscoe Elementary School offer ?
Briscoe Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Briscoe Elementary School part of?
Briscoe Elementary School is part of Houston ISD School District.
In what neighborhood is Briscoe Elementary School located?
Briscoe Elementary School is located in the Lawndale And Wayside neighborhood of Houston, TX. There are 6 other public schools located in Lawndale And Wayside.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 213 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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