Sampson Elementary School

  • Sampson Elementary School serves 969 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 98% (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 96% (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 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Sampson Elementary School's student population of 969 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students969 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sampson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sampson Elementary School is 0.52, which is more 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#47 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 1%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sampson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sampson 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
14%
4%
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Hispanic
14%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sampson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sampson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
67%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sampson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sampson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.520.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sampson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCypress-fairbanks Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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