Law Elementary School

12401 S Coast Dr
Houston, TX 77047
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 581 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Law Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 581 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50% in TX
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Law Elementary School's student population of 581 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
581 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Law Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Law Elementary School is 0.47, 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
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State Level (TX)
#5514 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20-24%
37%
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30-34%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Law 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
29%
53%
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Black
67%
13%
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White
2%
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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0.47
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Law Elementary School's ranking?
Law Elementary School is ranked #5514 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Law Elementary School often compared to?
Law Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Almeda Elementary School, Woodson School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Law Elementary School?
581 students attend Law Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
67% of Law Elementary School students are Black, 29% of students are Hispanic, 2% 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 Law Elementary School?
Law Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Law Elementary School offer ?
Law Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Law Elementary School part of?
Law Elementary School is part of Houston ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 581 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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