Mitchell Elementary School

10900 Gulfdale Dr
Houston, TX 77075
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Mitchell Elementary School serves 424 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mitchell 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower 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% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Mitchell Elementary School's student population of 424 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students424 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Mitchell 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 Mitchell 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#7168 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
67%
52%
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Black
29%
13%
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White
2%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.470.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Mitchell Elementary School is Houston Gateway Academy - Elite Academy (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laura Welch Bush Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Laura Welch Bush Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 691 students
    1.6 miles
    9100 Blackhawk
    Houston, TX 77075
    (713) 740-4126
    1.6 PK-4 691
  • Pearland Barbara Cockrell Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 767 students
    1.7 miles
    3500 Mchard Rd
    Pearland, TX 77581
    (832) 736-6600
    1.7 PK-4 767
  • Houston Jessup Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 680 students
    2.0 miles
    9301 Almeda Genoa Rd
    Houston, TX 77075
    (713) 740-0616
    2 PK-4 680
  • Houston Moore Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 466 students
    2.0 miles
    8880 S Bluff
    Houston, TX 77089
    (713) 740-0664
    2 PK-4 466
  • Houston Atkinson Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 480 students
    2.1 miles
    9602 Kingspoint Rd
    Houston, TX 77075
    (713) 740-0520
    2.1 PK-4 480

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