Crenshaw Elementary School

16204 Wood Dr
Channelview, TX 77530
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Crenshaw Elementary School serves 616 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Crenshaw 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Crenshaw Elementary School's student population of 616 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students616 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Crenshaw Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Crenshaw 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 Crenshaw Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#4866 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
88%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
9%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.220.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChannelview Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Crenshaw Elementary School is Channelview High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Alice Johnson J High School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Channelview Alice Johnson J High School Math: 42% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,172 student
    0.9 miles
    15500 Proctor
    Channelview, TX 77530
    (281) 452-8030
    0.9 6-8 1,172
  • Channelview Channelview High School Math: 33% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,589 students
    1.0 miles
    1100 Sheldon Rd
    Channelview, TX 77530
    (281) 457-7300
    1 9-12 2,589
  • Channelview Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 410 students
    1.1 miles
    911 Sheldon Rd
    Channelview, TX 77530
    (281) 860-3827
    1.1 PK 410
  • Houston Aguirre J High School Math: 40% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,048 student
    1.2 miles
    15726 Wallisville Rd
    Houston, TX 77049
    (281) 860-3300
    1.2 6-8 1,048
  • Channelview Endeavor High School-joe Frank Campbell Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 103 students
    1.2 miles
    915 Sheldon Rd
    Channelview, TX 77530
    (281) 457-0086
    1.2 9-12 103

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