Elmore Elementary School

8200 Tate St
Houston, TX 77028
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Elmore Elementary School serves 583 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Elmore 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 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 Rankings

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

School Overview

Elmore Elementary School's student population of 583 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students583 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Rankings

Elmore Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Elmore Elementary School is 0.52, 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
#7404 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
51%
52%
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Black
47%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elmore Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
28%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elmore Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.520.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elmore 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 Elmore Elementary School is Kashmere High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fleming Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oates Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Oates Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
    1.7 miles
    10044 Wallisville Rd
    Houston, TX 77013
    (713) 671-3800
    1.7 PK-5 382
  • Houston Mcgowen Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 467 students
    1.8 miles
    6820 Homestead Rd
    Houston, TX 77028
    (713) 636-6979
    1.8 PK-5 467
  • Houston Hilliard Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 571 students
    2.1 miles
    8115 E Houston Rd
    Houston, TX 77028
    (713) 635-3085
    2.1 PK-5 571
  • Houston The Varnett School - Northeast Charter School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 514 students
    2.1 miles
    8305 Mesa Dr
    Houston, TX 77035
    (713) 631-4396
    2.1 PK-6 514
  • Houston Scroggins Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 560 students
    2.4 miles
    400 Boyles St
    Houston, TX 77020
    (713) 671-4130
    2.4 PK-5 560

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