Elsik High School

  • Elsik High School serves 4,210 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Elsik High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Elsik High School's student population of 4,210 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 251 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students4,210 students
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Total Classroom Teachers251 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elsik High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elsik High School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#6887 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
57%
52%
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Black
30%
13%
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White
2%
28%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elsik High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.58n/a
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Graduation Rate
91%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlief Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Elsik High School is Crossroads (0.2 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Admin Services (0.4 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Admin Services (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Alief Crossroads Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 57 students
    0.2 miles
    12360 Bear Ram Rd
    Alief, TX 77411
    (281)988-3266
    0.2 9-12 57
  • Houston Admin Services Alternative School
    Grades: PK-12 | 53 students
    0.4 miles
    4250 Cook Rd
    Houston, TX 77072
    (281)498-8110
    0.4 PK-12 53
  • Houston Alief Early College High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 427 students
    0.4 miles
    2811 A Hayes Rd
    Houston, TX 77082
    (281)988-3010
    0.4 9-12 427
  • Houston Alief Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 952 students
    0.4 miles
    4415 Cook Rd
    Houston, TX 77072
    (281)983-8422
    0.4 6-8 952
  • Houston Hastings High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3999 students
    0.4 miles
    4410 Cook Rd
    Houston, TX 77072
    (281)498-8110
    0.4 9-12 3999

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