Elrod Elementary School

6230 Dumfries Dr
Houston, TX 77096
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 697 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Elrod 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 23% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher 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 (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 697 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in TX
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Elrod Elementary School's student population of 697 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
697 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Elrod 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 Elrod Elementary School is 0.41, 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)
#4840 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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23%
37%
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39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
74%
53%
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Black
20%
13%
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White
1%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.41
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Elrod Elementary School's ranking?
Elrod Elementary School is ranked #4840 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Elrod Elementary School often compared to?
Elrod Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Parker Elementary School, Red Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
23% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Elrod Elementary School?
697 students attend Elrod Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of Elrod Elementary School students are Hispanic, 20% of students are Black, 4% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Elrod Elementary School?
Elrod Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Elrod Elementary School offer ?
Elrod Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Elrod Elementary School part of?
Elrod Elementary School is part of Houston ISD School District.
In what neighborhood is Elrod Elementary School located?
Elrod Elementary School is located in the Meyerland Area neighborhood of Houston, TX. There are 4 other public schools located in Meyerland Area.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 697 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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