Gene Howe Elementary School

  • Gene Howe Elementary School serves 382 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Gene Howe Elementary School's student population of 382 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students382 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gene Howe Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gene Howe Elementary School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#1075 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
29%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
67%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gene Howe Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.470.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanyon Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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