Sam Houston Elementary School

4501 Canterbury
Bryan, TX 77802
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 464 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Sam Houston Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 464 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • : Top 20% in TX
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sam Houston Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Sam Houston Elementary School's student population of 464 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Sam Houston Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Sam Houston Elementary School is 0.51, 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#993 out of 8188 schools
(Top 20%)
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55-59%
41%
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70-74%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
28%
53%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
64%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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0.51
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sam Houston Elementary School's ranking?
Sam Houston Elementary School is ranked #993 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
How many students attend Sam Houston Elementary School?
464 students attend Sam Houston Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Sam Houston Elementary School students are White, 28% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sam Houston Elementary School?
Sam Houston Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Sam Houston Elementary School offer ?
Sam Houston Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Sam Houston Elementary School part of?
Sam Houston Elementary School is part of Bryan ISD School District.
In what neighborhood is Sam Houston Elementary School located?
Sam Houston Elementary School is located in the Copperfield neighborhood of Bryan, TX.

School Reviews

2   11/16/2015
Worst experience of my life, at the experience of my child's education. This school does not accommodate children with learning disorders. Do your research the school district just 7 miles down the road rates #3 in Texas while this one is at #80.
- Posted by Parent - haudi

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 464 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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