Samuel Houston Elementary School

  • Samuel Houston Elementary School serves 544 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Samuel Houston Elementary School's student population of 544 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students544 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Samuel Houston Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Samuel Houston Elementary School is 0.67, 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#7414 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Samuel Houston 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)
41%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Samuel Houston 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 Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
52%
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Black
45%
13%
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White
33%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Samuel Houston Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.670.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Samuel Houston 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 NameHuntsville Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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