James B Havard Elementary School

15150 Wallisville Rd
Houston, TX 77049
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
James B Havard Elementary School serves 634 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
James B Havard 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% 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: 634 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

School Overview

James B Havard Elementary School's student population of 634 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
634 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

James B Havard Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of James B Havard Elementary School is 0.38, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5156 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
77%
53%
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Black
18%
13%
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White
3%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is James B Havard Elementary School's ranking?
James B Havard Elementary School is ranked #5156 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are James B Havard Elementary School often compared to?
James B Havard Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Harvey S Brown Elementary School, Dr Shirley J Williamson Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 31% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend James B Havard Elementary School?
634 students attend James B Havard Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
77% of James B Havard Elementary School students are Hispanic, 18% of students are Black, 3% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of James B Havard Elementary School?
James B Havard Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does James B Havard Elementary School offer ?
James B Havard Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is James B Havard Elementary School part of?
James B Havard Elementary School is part of Galena Park ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 634 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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