Briscoe Elementary School serves 230 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Briscoe Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).
Quick Stats (2023)
- Grades: Prekindergarten-5
- Enrollment: 230 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
- Minority Enrollment: 99%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in TX
- Math Proficiency: 10-14% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 10-14% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education
Briscoe Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
Briscoe Elementary School's student population of 230 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Briscoe Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#7776 out of 8079 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) 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?
230 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 White.
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 Independent School District.
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