Rice School /la Escuela Rice

Rice School /la Escuela Rice serves 1,152 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Rice School /la Escuela Rice placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) 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 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Rice School /la Escuela Rice's student population of 1,152 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students1,152 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

Rice School /la Escuela Rice is ranked within the top 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 Rice School /la Escuela Rice is 0.58, 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
#2474 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rice School /la Escuela Rice 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
48%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rice School /la Escuela Rice and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
44%
13%
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White
3%
28%
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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 Rice School /la Escuela Rice. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rice School /la Escuela Rice 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 and middle school to Rice School /la Escuela Rice is Excel Academy (jjaep) (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shriners Hospitals For Children (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Excel Academy (jjaep) Alternative School
    Grades: 7-11 | 9 students
    0.9 miles
    2525 Murworth
    Houston, TX 77054
    (713) 669-9712
    0.9 7-11 9
  • Houston Excel Academy (murworth) Alternative School
    Grades: 11 | 1 student
    0.9 miles
    2515 Murworth
    Houston, TX 77054
    (713) 669-9712
    0.9 11 1
  • Houston Harris County J J A E P Alternative School
    Grades: 9-11 | 5 students
    0.9 miles
    2525 Murworth
    Houston, TX 77054
    (713) 556-7140
    0.9 9-11 5
  • League City Harris County Jjaep Alternative School
    Grades: 10 | 1 student
    0.9 miles
    2525 Murworth
    League City, TX 77574
    (713) 669-0799
    0.9 10 1
  • Houston Juvenile Justice Aep Alternative School
    Grades: 12 | 1 student
    0.9 miles
    2525 Murworth
    Houston, TX 77054
    (713) 669-0799
    0.9 12 1

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