Harris J R Elementary School

801 Broadway St
Houston, TX 77012
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Harris J R Elementary School serves 463 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Harris J R 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 28% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) 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

Harris J R Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Harris J R Elementary School's student population of 463 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students463 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Harris J R 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 Harris J R Elementary School is 0.04, 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
#6193 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
98%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
n/a
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.040.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston 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 Harris J R Elementary School is Yes Prep - East End (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Yes Prep - East End Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-12 | 952 students
    0.3 miles
    8329 Lawndale St
    Houston, TX 77012
    (713) 967-7800
    0.3 6-12 952
  • Houston Davila Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
    0.5 miles
    7610 Dahlia St
    Houston, TX 77012
    (713) 924-1851
    0.5 PK-5 404
  • Houston Houston Gateway Academy - Coral Campus Charter School
    Math: 90% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-12 | 819 students
    0.6 miles
    1020 Coral St
    Houston, TX 77012
    (713) 923-5060
    0.6 PK-12 819
  • Houston Houston Gateway Academy Inc Elite College Prep Charter School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-8 | 745 students
    0.6 miles
    7310 Bowie
    Houston, TX 77087
    (713) 644-8292
    0.6 PK-8 745
  • Houston Milby High School Magnet School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,703 student
    0.6 miles
    7414 St Lo Rd
    Houston, TX 77033
    (713) 928-7401
    0.6 9-12 1,703

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