Ft Sam Houston Elementary School

  • Ft Sam Houston Elementary School serves 885 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ft Sam Houston Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Ft Sam Houston Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Ft Sam Houston Elementary School's student population of 885 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students885 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ft Sam Houston Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ft Sam Houston Elementary School is 0.68, which is more 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#1651 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
29%
52%
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Black
17%
13%
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White
43%
28%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
9%
2%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFT Sam Houston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jbsa Ft Sam Houston Robert G Cole Middle/High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 727 students
    0.8 miles
    4001 Winans Rd
    Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX 78234
    (210) 368-8730
    0.8 6-12 727
  • San Antonio Alternative Elementary School Alternative School
    Grades: 3-5 | 5 students
    1.1 miles
    6523 Cascade
    San Antonio, TX 78218
    (210) 407-9400
    1.1 3-5 5
  • San Antonio Wilshire Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 339 students
    1.1 miles
    6523 Cascade
    San Antonio, TX 78218
    (210) 407-9400
    1.1 PK-5 339
  • San Antonio George Gervin Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: PK-12 | 1,209 student
    1.3 miles
    6944 S Sunbelt Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78218
    (210) 568-8800
    1.3 PK-12 1,209
  • San Antonio New Directions Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 141 students
    1.4 miles
    1258 Austin Hwy Bldg 2
    San Antonio, TX 78209
    (210) 828-2161
    1.4 6-12 141

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