Smith Elementary School

4802 Chrystell Ln
Houston, TX 77092
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Smith Elementary School serves 879 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Smith 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 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 27% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Smith Elementary School's student population of 879 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students879 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

Smith 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 Smith Elementary School is 0.39, 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
#7098 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
76%
52%
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Black
20%
13%
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White
3%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.390.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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 to Smith Elementary School is Scarborough High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Yes Prep - White Oak (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southwest Schools Mangum El Campus (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Southwest Schools Mangum El Campus Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 357 students
    0.3 miles
    4515 Mangum Rd
    Houston, TX 77092
    (713) 688-0505
    0.3 K-5 357
  • Houston Kipp Nexus Middle School Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5 | 107 students
    0.6 miles
    4211 Watonga Blvd
    Houston, TX 77074
    (832) 328-1051
    0.6 5 107
  • Houston Kipp Nexus Primary Charter School
    Grades: K | 90 students
    0.6 miles
    4211 Watonga Blvd
    Houston, TX 77074
    (832) 328-1051
    0.6 K 90
  • Houston Scarborough High School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 780 students
    0.8 miles
    4141 Costa Rica
    Houston, TX 77092
    (713) 613-2200
    0.8 9-12 780
  • Bryan Brazos School For Inquiry And Creativity Tidwell Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-6 | 126 students
    1.0 miles
    1055 W Tidwell Rd
    Bryan, TX 77802
    (713) 681-1960
    1 1-6 126

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