21800 Westheimer Pkwy
Katy, TX 77494
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Joella Exley Elementary School serves 982 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Joella Exley 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 69% (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 65% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Joella Exley Elementary School's student population of 982 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
982 students
This chart display total students of Joella Exley Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Joella Exley Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
65 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Joella Exley Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Joella Exley Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Joella Exley 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 Joella Exley Elementary School is 0.73, which is more 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
#879 out of 8043 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Joella Exley Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Joella Exley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Joella Exley 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Joella Exley Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
25%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Joella Exley Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
25%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Joella Exley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
7%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Joella Exley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
38%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Joella Exley Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Joella Exley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Joella Exley Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.73
This chart display the diversity score of Joella Exley Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Joella Exley 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
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Joella Exley 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Joella Exley Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

Class Size: Federal Funding of Class Size Reduction
Learn about how class size reduction is funded on the federal level.
Uniforms: The Pros and Cons
Should students wear uniforms? Learn more about the pros and cons of uniform policies in public schools.
What Parents Should Know About Graduation Rates
What Parents Should Know About Graduation Rates
Learn about graduation rates in the U.S., and tips for keeping your child in school.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 982 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.73 (Top 5%)

Quick Links