Hempstead Elementary School

1340 13th St
Hempstead, TX 77445
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 795 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Hempstead Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 795 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : Bottom 50% in TX
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Hempstead Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Hempstead Elementary School's student population of 795 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
795 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Hempstead Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hempstead Elementary School is 0.55, 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#7370 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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19%
37%
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15%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
61%
53%
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Black
28%
13%
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White
9%
26%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.55
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hempstead Elementary School's ranking?
Hempstead Elementary School is ranked #7370 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Hempstead Elementary School often compared to?
Hempstead Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Hempstead High School, Hempstead Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 15% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Hempstead Elementary School?
795 students attend Hempstead Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
61% of Hempstead Elementary School students are Hispanic, 28% of students are Black, 9% of students are White, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hempstead Elementary School?
Hempstead Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Hempstead Elementary School offer ?
Hempstead Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Hempstead Elementary School part of?
Hempstead Elementary School is part of Hempstead ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 795 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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