Houston Elementary School

  • Houston Elementary School serves 487 students in grades 2-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (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.
  • Houston 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 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Houston Elementary School's student population of 487 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students487 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Houston Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Houston 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Houston Elementary School is 0.56, 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#7105 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
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
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
41%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
50%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Houston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMineral Wells Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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