Ketelsen Elementary School

  • Ketelsen Elementary School serves 618 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 87% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Ketelsen Elementary School's student population of 618 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students618 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ketelsen Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ketelsen Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#3427 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ketelsen 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ketelsen 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Hispanic
97%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ketelsen Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ketelsen Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.060.41
This chart display the diversity score of Ketelsen Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
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 Ketelsen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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