E O Smith Elementary School (Closed 2012)

1701 Bringhurst St
Houston, TX 77020
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • E O Smith Elementary School served 165 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 60-64% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 84%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 55-59% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • E O Smith 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 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 97% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

E O Smith Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students165 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (10-11)#7284 out of 7584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
84%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
88%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of E O Smith Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
33%
52%
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Black
64%
13%
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White
3%
28%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in E O Smith Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.490.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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