Harry Shimotsu Elementary School

  • Harry Shimotsu Elementary School serves 711 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 98% (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 94% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Harry Shimotsu Elementary School's student population of 711 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students711 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harry Shimotsu Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harry Shimotsu Elementary School is 0.30, which is less 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#146 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harry Shimotsu Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
83%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
5%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harry Shimotsu Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.300.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harry Shimotsu Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSharyland Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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