Law Elementary School

  • Law Elementary School serves 797 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Law 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

  • Law Elementary School's student population of 797 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students797 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Law Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Law Elementary School is 0.48, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank#6690 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
32%
52%
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Black
65%
13%
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White
1%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.480.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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