Escamilla Intermediate School (Closed 2021)

5241 E Mt Houston Rd
Houston, TX 77093
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Escamilla Intermediate School served 1,092 students in grades 5-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 42% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 29% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 was higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
1,092 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
56 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
42%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
93%
53%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
2%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Escamilla Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Escamilla Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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