Sundown Elementary School

20100 Saums Rd
Katy, TX 77449
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Sundown Elementary School serves 822 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sundown Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 48% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Sundown Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Sundown Elementary School's student population of 822 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students822 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

Sundown Elementary School 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 Sundown Elementary School is 0.54, 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
#2516 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
64%
52%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
13%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.540.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKaty Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sundown Elementary School is Morton Ranch High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Morton Ranch J High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Franz Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Katy Franz Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,036 student
    0.6 miles
    2751 N Westgreen Blvd
    Katy, TX 77449
    (281) 237-8600
    0.6 PK-5 1,036
  • Katy Ursula Stephens Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 692 students
    0.7 miles
    2715 Fry Rd
    Katy, TX 77494
    (281) 234-0200
    0.7 PK-5 692
  • Katy Morton Ranch High School Math: 46% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,081 students
    0.9 miles
    21000 Franz Rd
    Katy, TX 77449
    (281) 237-7800
    0.9 9-12 3,081
  • Katy Morton Ranch Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 950 students
    1.4 miles
    2502 Mason Rd
    Katy, TX 77449
    (281) 234-0300
    1.4 PK-5 950
  • Katy Morton Ranch J High School Math: 46% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,215 student
    1.4 miles
    2498 N Mason Rd
    Katy, TX 77449
    (281) 237-7400
    1.4 6-8 1,215

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