3221 Olga Ave
Mcallen, TX 78501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Houston Elementary School serves 520 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Houston Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Houston Elementary School's student population of 520 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
520 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Houston Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Houston Elementary School is 0.02, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1042 out of 8043 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
99%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Houston Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Houston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (07-08)
1%
8%
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 2007-08 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 520 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.02 (Btm 50%)

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