Lewis Elementary School

6745 Tipperary
Houston, TX 77061
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lewis Elementary School serves 801 students in grades 1-5.
Lewis 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Lewis Elementary School's student population of 801 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students801 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Lewis Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Rankings

Lewis Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Lewis Elementary School is 0.40, 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
#6563 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lewis 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 Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lewis Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
74%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lewis Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
24%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lewis Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lewis Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lewis Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.400.64
This chart display the diversity score of Lewis 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
90%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lewis 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 Lewis 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.
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lewis Elementary School is Houston Can Academy - Hobby (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ortiz Middle School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Bellfort Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK-K | 367 students
    0.8 miles
    7647 Bellfort
    Houston, TX 77061
    (713) 640-0950
    0.8 PK-K 367
  • Houston Ortiz Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,062 student
    0.8 miles
    6767 Telephone Rd
    Houston, TX 77061
    (713) 845-5650
    0.8 6-8 1,062
  • Houston Kipp Prime College Preparatory Charter School
    Grades: 5-6 | 222 students
    0.9 miles
    8805 Ferndale
    Houston, TX 77074
    (832) 328-1051
    0.9 5-6 222
  • Houston Kipp Climb Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-1 | 237 students
    1.0 miles
    8805 Ferndale
    Houston, TX 77074
    (832) 328-1051
    1 K-1 237
  • Houston Bonner Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 878 students
    1.2 miles
    8100 Elrod St
    Houston, TX 77017
    (713) 943-5740
    1.2 PK-5 878

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