Garrett Elementary School

12017 Garrett Rd
Houston, TX 77044
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Garrett Elementary School serves 636 students in grades 1-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Garrett Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Garrett Elementary School's student population of 636 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students636 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Garrett Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Garrett Elementary School is 0.51, 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#6384 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
63%
52%
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Black
30%
13%
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White
6%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSheldon Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Garrett Elementary School is Michael R Null Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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