Ft Sam Houston Elementary School

4351 Nursery Rd
Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX 78234
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Ft Sam Houston Elementary School serves 885 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ft Sam Houston Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Ft Sam Houston Elementary School's student population of 885 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
885 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
62 teachers
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School Rankings

Ft Sam Houston Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Ft Sam Houston Elementary School is 0.70, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#2344 out of 8043 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
28%
52%
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Black
14%
13%
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White
44%
28%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
10%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 885 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 10%)

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