Lyons Elementary School

  • Lyons Elementary School serves 1,006 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 94% (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 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Lyons Elementary School's student population of 1,006 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011, 2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,006 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lyons Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lyons Elementary School is 0.04, 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#313 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Hispanic
98%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
2%
28%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lyons Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.040.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lyons 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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